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By Cathy Maxwell
She was resolute to marry for romance, by no means looking forward to that her adventures could lead her to a life of ardour. The Runaway Heiress Like many a Regency pass over, Lyssa Harrell longs for romance, yet is aware her responsibility lies in marriage. nonetheless, whilst her father grants her hand to a dissolute yet well-connected lord, she does the unthinkable ... she flees to Scotland. to not Gretna eco-friendly, yet to her kinfolk -- and to the citadel the place her mom as soon as were so satisfied. during this romantic land she's going to become aware of her heart's hope. a guy looking His Fortune yet she does not anticipate Ian Campion. The ruggedly good-looking guy has his orders: fetch the runaway daughter domestic! Ian has a value on his head and a dire desire for the gift Lyssa's father bargains. monitoring Lyssa down is simple sufficient, convincing her to come back is tough ... and never seducing her is most unlikely. And Their Scandalous Adventures quickly, Lyssa is at the event of an entire life. She has to sleep within the nice outside, and flee from mysterious makes an attempt on her lifestyles. She understands she's ruined within the eyes of society, yet she is keen to stand actual wreck -- and chance every thing for the unbelievable ardour she reveals in Ian's robust palms. And once they go back to civilization, the 2 needs to confront the main perilous event of all ... admitting their unanticipated love.
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Then, reverently, she placed the card in a row, ﬂanked by Death and the Hanged Man. She held her palms over the cards as if they radiated some hidden power only she could divine. An owl hooted in the night. A sudden wind picked up energy and swept through the small camp, giving the ﬁre’s ﬂames new life. There was Adventures of a Scottish Heiress 35 the snap and cracking sound of green wood being burned. Lyssa leaned toward Madame. ” “It is Lust,” Madame answered. The way the woman in the card sat on the manlion’s back took on a new signiﬁcance.
Miss Harrell ordered. ” Ian had been called worse. “Well, it was money wasted, Miss Harrell,” he replied philosophically, “because you are returning to London with me. And, by the by, my name is Campion, Ian Campion . . but you may call me Mr. ” The look she shot him could have fried bacon. He couldn’t give a care. “Go on, Charley. ” “Well, I’d like the wagon, Campion,” Charley answered, taking another timid step forward. “You can have it—” Ian started but Miss Harrell contradicted him, moving to confront Charley.
He is a dangerous man, one who is intelligent and yet clever and subtle. ” Lyssa questioned. “Yes. The sword in his hand will enable him to cut to the heart of a thing and sometimes, Viveka, you will not be comfortable with what he reveals. Beware the darkest qualities of this card. This man can be ruthless. He is an angry man who, for his own reasons, searches for truth. Be careful . . ” The seer’s gaze met hers. ” Madame’s features softened in understanding. She lifted the card of the woman riding the man creature.
Adventures of a Scottish Heiress by Cathy Maxwell