Download PDF by Stephanie Laurens: A Comfortable Wife (Regencies, Book 8; Lester Family Saga,

By Stephanie Laurens

ISBN-10: 1426833652

ISBN-13: 9781426833656

Unique booklet: 1997

Antonia Mannering refused to develop into an outdated maid!

She used to be a tender lady with plans, and Lord Philip Ruthven performed a wide half in them. notwithstanding the youth associates had no longer visible each other in years, she used to be completely conscious that Philip had no loss of girl companionship. yet he had by no means married, and it used to be excessive time he did. If she may turn out to him that she used to be in a position to operating his domestic and wouldn't shame him in society, Antonia used to be sure he might suggest a snug association. yet by no means had she anticipated that their hearts may by some means locate their means into the bargain!

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Chapter Two Calliope watched in her dressing table mirror, distracted, as her maid brushed out her hair in preparation for the evening ahead. A musicale, featuring not the usual young and untalented misses with their harps and pianofortes, but a recreation of music that might have been performed at plays by Aeschylus and Euripides at the great festivals of ancient times. She had been very much looking forward to it, it was just the sort of thing that most fascinated her. But now her thoughts were scattered and hazy, scudding here and there like springtime clouds.

Cam laughed aloud as he guided his horses back into the flow of traffic, picturing Calliope Chase wielding a leather whip with fire in her brown eyes. It was not an unlikely vision. She was named after the wrong mythological figure, surely. She was not a Muse, changeable and capricious and seductive. She was Athena, goddess of war, marching into battle to defend what she believed in, right or wrong. An Athena with such an intriguing sadness behind her gaze. Cam glanced over his shoulder before he turned the corner of the street, but the Chases’ house was closed up tight.

Albeit a handsome one. As she clasped on the earrings, there was a knock at her chamber door. “The carriage is waiting, Miss Chase,” the butler announced. “Thank you,” Calliope answered. She took a deep breath, and rose slowly from her seat. It was time for the show to begin. “If Lady Russell’s plumes were any higher, I fear she would launch up into the sky like some demented parrot and leave us quite without a hostess,” Clio whispered, leaning close to Calliope’s ear. Calliope pressed her gloved fingertips to her lips, trying not to laugh aloud.

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