By Melody Thomas
An obsession that blooms into scandal
Since adolescence, Ryan Donally loved Rachel Bailey, even though the intense, appealing lass observed him as simply one other rowdy boy. The years pulled them aside, wearing Rachel to a spot of accountability and appreciate few ladies of her time loved . . . whereas Ryan ascended to undreamed-of heights of wealth and luck, and certain his center to another.
Now destiny has introduced them jointly as soon as again—and Rachel sees no longer the boy she as soon as spurned, yet a wide ranging guy she wishes. but Ryan has moved on and is unwilling to forgive, and Rachel hides a mystery disgrace which may wreck every thing she has labored for. Then, in a single second of unrestrained ardour, the partitions among them tumble, and the fee they have to pay is a wedding neither can find the money for. yet will a sensuous hearth too-long resisted deliver tragedy . . . or will it forge a wonderful and timeless love?
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She was the one who had something important to discuss. Struggling to repair her composure, she followed him. “We need to talk,” she said to the silence, as she realized he’d entered the adjoining dressing room. She peered around her at the masculine quarters, a private study. The ceiling was high. Bottle green velvet curtains matched the upholstered chairs. Bookcases lined the back wall behind the mahogany desk. Potted plants in brass receivers thrived in all corners. 46 MELODY THOMAS Braving the next few moments, she withdrew her project folder from her satchel.
You want this consideration by virtue . . of what, Rache? You need me for once, so now you’re here in London playing nice? Is that what your performance was about last night? ” Her stomach lurched sickeningly. ” “Then why don’t you explain it more clearly. Because I’m A MATCH MADE IN SCANDAL 47 a little mystiﬁed. You’re not supposed to be heading projects. Any projects. Your job in Ireland is to oversee the ﬁscal accounting of that division. You are not supposed to be working in the ﬁeld. ” Pulling his shirttail from his trousers, he turned into the dressing room.
His expression slipped behind the impervious mask of the carefree sinner Rachel knew so well and hated. ” Her words came out breathless and 50 MELODY THOMAS heated. ” “Tell me”—he leaned his nose toward her hair—“are you sure that’s safe? ” Her awareness of him, of his words slammed against the hedonistic desire to scrape her palms over his chest. ” She dipped beneath his arm. “And you aren’t getting rid of me that easily. ” Ryan remained with his palms pressed against the wall and listened to the hurried rustle of her robe.