By Karen Hawkins
In this hot romantic event, a bold Highland lass performs a high-stakes online game to maintain the house she loves...but finally ends up wasting her center instead.
while her father gambles away the family members property to darkly harmful Lord Dougal MacLean, Sophia MacFarlane is decided to take advantage of her wiles to regain it. compelled to stake the only factor she has left -- her advantage -- she desperately hopes her ability can restrict her losses to a couple kisses...no topic how hotly tempting Dougal seems to be.
Dougal MacLean is familiar with that Sophia has a few trick up her sleeve, yet he cannot withstand the problem -- or her ravishing attractiveness. So while she proposes a card online game with most unique stakes, Dougal is extremely joyful to just accept. yet because the online game ends, Dougal and Sophia notice they have wagered anything much more valuable -- their hearts.
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Scowling, he became again to the steps, then heard a voice drifting out of the sitting room like down at the wind. She’s right here. Dougal got here to an abrupt halt, each fiber of his being on facet, ready, prepared, short of… He driven earlier Jack into the sitting room. Sophia was once perched at the fringe of a sofa, retaining a teacup and saucer, dealing with Fiona, who used to be regaling her with stories of Little Jack. At Dougal’s front, Sophia set down her cup and sprang to her ft, her face burning with colour. Dougal stopped earlier than her.
I knew you may deal with him, Sophie! You’ll have him consuming from your hand very quickly. You allow him win, didn’t you? ” “Let” wasn’t fairly how she’d placed it. She must have “let” him win, yet she’d needed to struggle off a significantly aggressive impulse, person who had shocked her. “Of path he received. He was once particularly proud of himself. ” “Perfect. ” crimson lay again opposed to his pillows and smiled. “How I want i may have obvious you play. ” “There wasn’t a lot to work out. I misplaced. ” “Nonsense. You research much a few individual incidentally he performs playing cards.
The earl flushed. “I didn’t suggest to signify she was once. rattling you, MacFarlane, I’ve come to make amends! ” He confronted Sophia. “My expensive, i used to be a hothead while i used to be more youthful, filled with satisfaction. due to that, I reacted badly whilst my Beatrice selected your father. I minimize her off and not using a cent, telling myself that it used to be not more than she deserved. yet after she left…” The previous man’s voice quavered. “I neglected her so badly. I by no means knew how a lot I enjoyed my daughter till she was once long past. ” Sophia nodded slowly. “I am definite she overlooked you, too.
Sophia gripped her personal spoon tighter. A gradual crimson crept up his face, his eyes watering just a little. Ha! Mary’s soup used to be operating its magic. happy, Sophia pretended to consume a few soup. Dougal slapped a hand at the desk. The dishes and Sophia jumped. “What’s incorrect? ” He pointed to his bowl together with his spoon. “That. ” “The soup? Why, whatever’s flawed with it? ” “Nothing. that's the most sensible soup I’ve ever had. ” Sophia blinked. absolutely, he hadn’t simply acknowledged— He dipped his spoon again into his bowl and took one other huge chunk.
She referred to as it silliness. “Red may still arrive in dinner time. ” She despatched MacLean a flirtatious look from underneath her lashes. “You are staying for dinner, aren’t you? ” MacLean’s gaze narrowed with a contemplating glance ahead of he bowed. “Of direction. I couldn’t think doing else. ” “Wonderful! you then also needs to spend the evening. we're miles from an hotel, and that i can promise that the sheets are clean and fresh. ” And the beds lumpier than these at any posting condominium. She gestured towards the library. “Would you love a few refreshment?