Griffin Nash, Earl of Devonwood, wants to believe that heâ€™s
seducing Miss Emmaline Farnsworth out of protectiveness for
his young brother. After all, if his brother is convinced
that the tantalizing professorâ€™s daughter is unworthy of his
trust, perhaps Teddy will lose all interest in such an
inappropriate choice for his station.
But in truth, something else motivates Devonwood: a
scintillating vision heâ€™s had of a future tryst with the
lovely Emmaline. A vision too realistic to be doubtedâ€”and
too scaldingly passionate to be denied.
Yet Emmaline is not as easily tempted as Devonwood might
have hopedâ€”nor is she actually in pursuit of a wealthy
husband. No, the real reason for her visit to the manor is
something much more shockingâ€¦ though being enticed by a
dashing earl may prove to be a most welcome by-product of