By Stephanie Laurens
"All of Regency London is aware that no Cynster male could ever stroll clear of a woman in distress...but their safeguard can come at a tantalizingly excessive fee. And now, Stephanie Laurens has created her boldest Cynster yet--Gabriel--a guy who has recognized the excitement of many girls, yet who has given his center to nobody.
She used to be determined for his help...When a mysterious woman, her face hidden through a black veil, begs Gabriel Cynster for his support, he can't refuse her plea. For regardless of her cover, Gabriel reveals the lady captivating and he's powerless to disclaim her. yet he exacts check as just a Cynster might call for: with every piece of knowledge he uncovers, she needs to pay him--in the shape of a kiss.
He was once powerless to resist...
Lady Alathea Morwellan is familiar with Gabriel is intrigued, yet regardless of the sparks that fly among them, they've got by no means handed a civil second jointly. but because the stakes get larger, so does Gabriel's hope for cost. And with every one overpowering kiss, each one passionate embody, Alathea understands that she is going to now not manage to withstand his final seduction...but what is going to ensue while she unearths the truth?
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Fool,舡 the man wheezed. 舡 The man舗s answer never came. From behind Huntley, an abbreviated cry shot out, sharp and dreadful. Turning, Huntley saw a flash of metal gleam in the half light of the alley. One of the attackers stepped back from the victim, a long and wicked blade streaked with bright red in his hand. Blood quickly began to soak through the front of the victim舗s waistcoat and run through his fingers as he pressed against the wound in his stomach. 舠Morris isn舗t going anywhere,舡 the knife-wielding man said.
Thank you,舡 he gasped. 舡 He seemed to relax at last, no longer fighting the inevitable. 舠Is there someone else I should tell about you? 舡 舠None. Only family I have. 舡 And with those words, a final spasm passed through Morris, the body舗s last struggle to cling to the knowable world. He arched up, almost flinging himself from Huntley舗s arms as a strangled sound ripped from his throat. Then he fell back, eyes open, and Huntley knew it was done. He looked down at the dead man舗s face. Morris couldn舗t have been more than forty or forty-five, a hale man who, though he wasn舗t a soldier by trade, had kept himself well-conditioned.
That name got her attention, as well as her father舗s. 舡 he demanded. 舡 The captain broke away from looking intently at Thalia as he regarded her father. He suddenly appeared a bit tired, and also sad. 舠Mr. 舡 Thalia gasped, and her father cried out in shock and horror. Tony Morris was one of her father舗s closest friends. Thalia put her hand on her father舗s shoulder and gave him a supportive squeeze as he removed his glasses and covered his eyes. Tony was like a younger brother to her father, and Thalia considered him family.