The Serpent And The Scorpion

Author: Clare Langley-Hawthorne
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440638160
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“Feeling unwell, Miss Marlow?” Ambrose Whittaker called out through the open
French doors. Ursula couldn't even bring herself to look at him. “Miss Marlow is
fine,” Hugh replied evenly, his eyes fixed on hers. “No need to concern yourself.”
As soon as ... “Do you want me to open it?” he asked gently. Ursula shook her
head, but her heart was sinking. Ever since the events of two years ago, she
dreaded telegrams. With trembling hands, she opened the envelope and stared
at the.

Tempest Of The Heart

Author: Nancy Moulton
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ISBN: 9780380899579
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Lightly, tantalizingly, his lips explored the line of her throat, the curve of her
shoulder. ... seconds before Ais- linn realized that the pounding she'd heard was
not just her heart. It was coming from the door. "Miss Whitaker! Open this door at
once!

Whittaker S New Monthly Magazine

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When they arrived at Mrs. Barker's house, Mrs. Lorimer kept her wits about her,
and had a sharp eye on the looks and manners of the ... She had been mistaken;
and for many a year the recollection of this mistake of hers used to bring a painful
spasm to her heart, and a flush of shame to her face. ... opened to the mistake
into which she had fallen, she had refused the only offer which had ever been
made ...

Godey S Magazine And Lady S Book

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It was several days before she succeeded in composing an answer that exactly
suited her, the "first ten lines of which were written in rhyme. ... come in but old
Miss Whittaker 1 Well, the moment she sot eyes on 'em, nothin' would sarve but a
piece to put in the middle of her square. ... my way to call on Miss Dawkins to
morrow, and see if she won't open her heart and give me a piece of her Hollan'
sleeves.

Delphi Complete Works Of Henry James Illustrated

Author: Henry James
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1908909013
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She rode round to the rear of the house, to the barnyard, thinly tenanted by a few
common fowl, and across the yard to a road which skirted its lower extremity and
was accessible by an open gate. No human figure was in sight; nothing was
visible in the hot stillness but the scattered and ripening crops, over which, in
spite of her nervous solicitude, Miss Whittaker cast the glance of a connoisseur. A
great ... Gertrude's heart went out to him in a sigh of really tender relief. Her next ...

Poor Richard 1867

Author: Henry James
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1473366291
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The housedoor and half the windows stood open; but no answer came to her
repeated summons. She rode round to the rear of the house, to the barnyard,
thinly tenanted by a few common fowl, and across the yard to a road which
skirted its lower extremity and was accessible by an open gate. No human figure
was in sight; nothing was visible in the hot stillness but the scattered and ripening
crops, over which, in spite of her nervous solicitude, Miss Whittaker cast the
glance of a ...

Cut

Author: Emily Duvall
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1633556042
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The front door to Whitaker's opened and she lurched forward a little. Detective
Brennan walked out first. A tightness seized her throat. Brent wasn't anywhere in
sight. She stood on her tiptoes and leaned to the side to try to get a better look.
The detective walked towards her with purposeful steps and a grim face. Jessie
met him halfway. “Where's Brent?” she said in a rush. He did not have to answer.
The sight at the door stole her breath. Relief smacked her heart the second she
saw ...

When A Marquis Chooses A Bride

Author: Ella Quinn
Publisher: Zebra Shout
ISBN: 1420139584
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Mr. Whitaker set the tray down on the table in front of the sofa. “Here you go, miss.
Don't say we tried to starve ye.” Dotty smiled. “No, indeed. Thank you very much. I
am extremely peckish.” Mrs. Whitaker pointed to the bell pull. “Ye just call if ye ...
she pushed it up and waited as a panel in the back slid open. From somewhere
in the house a door crashed open and shouting erupted. “Where is she?” Dom's
hard voice reached her. Thank God he'd come for her! Her heart raced, making it
 ...

The Portrait

Author: Megan Chance
Publisher: Megan Chance
ISBN: 1936632012
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Her throat tightened; she tried not to show her frustration as they got out of the
carriage. She gestured toward Thomas's brougham, which still waited by the curb
. "I should go now," she said politely, reluctantly. "You must have—" Whitaker
spun around so quickly she faltered. "Are your promises so easily broken, Genie?
" he demanded. "Or are you frightened after all?" "No," she said. "No, I—" "Then
send your man away." "You're safe enough, Miss Imogene," Childs drawled softly
, ...