A Woman Scorned (Lorimer Family & Clan Cameron, Book 2) by Liz Carlyle

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By Liz Carlyle

"From its commencing scene to its breath-catching climax, Liz Carlyle's latest novel is a vividly etched portrait of ardour and intrigue. whilst a girl ate up through sinister secrets and techniques opens the door to a strikingly good-looking stranger, a strong hope rushes in -- and a love she couldn't have imagined. Hell hath no fury like a lady scorned, and Jonet Rowland is definitely that. yet she is additionally wonderful, wealthy, and -- it truly is rumored -- an unrepentant adulteress. whilst her philandering husband, the marquis of Mercer, is murdered in his personal mattress, it's whispered that Jonet is a femme fatale in additional methods than one. kept away from through society, the bold widow steels herself to struggle for what actually issues -- her young ones.

When his scheming uncle begs him to enquire the loss of life of his brother, Lord Mercer, Captain Cole Amherst refuses. however it is quickly obvious that treachery stalks blameless boys, and Cole plunges into the viper's pit that's Jonet Rowland's existence. not anything can have ready Cole for the lust Jonet evokes. yet as risk swirls approximately them, he's tortured by means of doubt. Can an honorable soldier open his shuttered center and enable a depraved widow educate him tips to actually love?
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Ich lag im Bett und wartete, dass die Zeit verging. Oder ich saß im Schneidersitz auf dem Wohnzimmerteppich und blätterte in schon tau­ sendmal gelesenen Comics: Jo-Jo und Schnief und Schnuff, Die blauen Boys Achille Talon Lucky Luke. Im Haus roch es nach Putzmittel, von draußen fiel kaltes, hartes Licht herein, und die Stille erfüllte es mit einem bedrohlichen Geräusch. Auch über die Abende muss ich sprechen, über die Hausaufgaben in der Küche, die sich drehenden Ventile und den allgegenwärtigen Suppengeruch.

Sie drückte es darauf, und ihr Mund verzog sich zu einer Grimasse. Die Haut begann zu schmoren, zu schmelzen und verbreitete im Zimmer einen Geruch nach verbranntem Fleisch. Maman blieb still, stoisch, bis auf ihr schmerzver­ zerrtes Gesicht. Die Zeit zog sich endlos hin, jede Sekunde erschien mir so lang wie ein Tag. Vor mei­ nen Augen lief ein Film in Zeitlupe ab, aber meine Mutter war nur ein Schatten auf der Leinwand. Antoine kam herein, ich sah ihn weinend an, zu mehr war ich nicht fähig. Er schrie auf und stürzte zu ihr.

Wir kamen manchmal, selten, daran vorbei, wenn wir nach Paris fuhren, um uns einen Belmondo, einen Pierre Richard oder die Weihnachtsbeleuchtung anzusehen. Sie zeigte uns dann zwei Fenster und erzählte immer dieselbe Geschichte, der zufolge sie für die Hausaufgaben ein Holzbrett aufs Waschbecken legte und es so in einen behelfsmäßigen Schreibtisch verwandelte. Sie erklärte auch, dass sie nach dem, was sie ge­ heimnisvoll den Ruin ihres Vaters nannte, zu viert in einem Zimmer gewohnt hatten. Ich habe keine Ahnung, was für eine Art von Geschäften ihr Vater 50 Klippen gemacht hatte und womit er den Lebensunter­ halt verdiente, nachdem sie missglückt waren.

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