His Sudden Bride (The Brides # 1)

His Sudden Bride (The Brides # 1)

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Leyla James By leyla4forever Updated Sep 13

LET THE GAMES BEGIN...
  When Lady Alexandra Herbert discovered that she was to be married to Edward Wellesley, Marquess of Douro, heir to the Dukedom of Wellington, she was appalled. Marriage? Surely not. Without a Season, Lexa feels insecure of possibly becoming a wife to a prestigious family. But when she meets Edward, she start to change her mind...
  
  FOR WHEN PASSION SPARKS..
  Edward Wellesley, Marquess of Douro, was outraged with the sudden news of get married. After witnessing the scandal that resulted from the fall of his parents' marriage, he wanted nothing to do with a wife. But duty dictates that he does. It's only when he meets his intended, Lady Alexandra, who fascinates him to the point of falling love, does he question himself.
  
   IT BURNS RED AS THE ROSE...
  Neither of them is prepared for the married life  nor they are not prepared for the suddenness of the attraction they are harboring for each other and where it will lead them. Let the passions begin, for the passions of the rose will break someone's heart...
  
  Let the bridegroom and his sudden bride commence their fate...

carolyntd carolyntd May 25
Starting today only? It's been years that they've been friends, right?
carolyntd carolyntd May 25
He did call her by her Christian name; 'Lady' is not part of her Christian name; it is merely to address her by her title.
carolyntd carolyntd May 25
I think you are missing a word before 'around'.  I'm loving the story so far, though!
He trying to be a romantic about it. Makes he bit of an idiot.
carolyntd carolyntd May 25
The first two sentences are a repeat of the last two in the paragraph before this.
carolyntd carolyntd May 25
I think you mean "curtsied and waved" because "curtsy a wave" is not a thing. Curtsying is its own action.