The Duke's Prize

The Duke's Prize

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Sara Leo By lloroncita Completed

The Duke of Marlborough, a wealthy rake with the reputation of the Devil, wins an unusual prize in a game of cards, the prickly and thorny Cordelia Rivers.

Alacrity49 Alacrity49 Aug 24, 2016
Sounds like something my grandma would do not because she do not love me but because it's the heat of the moment. And Gambling is an addiction for her.
youngandthirsty youngandthirsty Jun 03, 2016
Is it weird that I like this guy already.... When it said " nothing he loved more than indulging those who sought sorrow and self-destruction," I actually smiled ahha I'm horrible
MelodyCarroll MelodyCarroll Jun 16, 2016
women were literally paired off with the highest bidder anyway. They were always trying to secure good marriages and a dowry was usually paid.
blaquebelle blaquebelle Nov 30, 2016
But they never did get around to gambling at that last part. I believe they only made negotiations before he realized his error.
__idiosyncratic __idiosyncratic Sep 26, 2015
Selling your daughter to a rich duke ehhh just a typical day in the life of a typical gambler .
lprice17 lprice17 Aug 31, 2015
"So, what did you do today?"
                              "Oh, just sold my only daughter, nbd"