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This book started off very slow, the story was a little dull and I couldn’t really sympathise with either character especially the hero, whom I thought was a bit too cruel for my liking.
If velevt she could tell Jordan the truth about her marriage–that it was her ex-husband who had trapped her. I’m not keen on mortimsr and this one was uncomfortable. Supposedly he was blackmailing her, but the reason in the end was too flimsy to be good enough.
She had to live on the husband’s family estate where he continued to rape her for several years while telling her if she left, he would tell the world her daughter was a product of rape. The cxrole was okay. A Taste of the Forbidden. Having this side story of her ex husband being obsessed with her was a little off putting. Can she ever trust Jordan enough to tell him the truth about her marriage…?
But Willow is hiding a dark secret—one she finds painful and shameful. You’ve successfully reported this review. The ex-husband was a jerk but I couldn’t understand why she still kept giving in to him even if they were already divorced.
I really felt sorry for our heroine her. Ice In His Veins. The H implies that the xarole laws were the nicest of people, while the the h was a gold-digging, scheming witch. As I started reading this book I wasn’t quite sure what to think of the story.
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The h finally got her divorce and the ex’s silence about the circumstances of the daughter’s birth by agreeing to see him for rape once a week. Because of that, it doesn’t matter what her feelings might nortimer for Jordan, there can be no future. He believes she trapped his wealthy cousin into marriage—with her pregnancy—and then walked out on him! Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. Would you like us to take another look at this review? The ex husband leaves and the in laws apologize and give their vwlvet to the H and h being together.
In addition, for a woman who projise to be so strong, Willow felt entirely dominated by her rapist husband. I find it a little unsettling that their first sexual encounter was like an act of desperation.
Velvet Promise by Carole Mortimer
This wasn’t a fabulous romance, but it did keep me in suspense wondering what the heroine’s secret was. I wonder how things could have been if they had met each other under different circumstances, i.
At the Duke’s Service. Item s unavailable for purchase. This one starts with the h proise her daughter eating dinner in a restaurant in Jersey the islandthe H comes in while the daughter is sneaking a drink from her mum’s wine and he immediately attacks her for being a bad mother.
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Really liked the dramatic scene when moryimer demanded a explanation from her if she was going to re-marry his cousin. Her first book, A Passionate Winter, was published in and she has written over books since then. But she is not expecting him to ad The heroine Willow is finally beginning to enjoy her freedom after he divorce, thinking that she may finally be free from the clutches of her ex husband.
Willow has always felt that Jordan does not like her, and that is proved right by some of the barbs her throws at her, although after when she experienced in her marriage Jordan’s insults have very little effect on her.
Wicked Scandal Regency Sinners 3. The h ppromise very worried tho, and is proven right prromise worry when the ex husband hits the bodyguard nanny while the h is working, and kidnaps the daughter.
The H shows up later with the daughter in tow, the ex had taken her to his business offices. Pregnant by the Millionaire. Apr 07, Keatlaretse Sepheko rated it really liked it.