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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Her breasts were uncovered to him now and his mouth played over them with a
tender urgency that was splendidly agonizing. Aislinn's fingers raked through his
dark hair. She was trembling all over. Her heart was beating madly. She could
hear the fierce pounding of it. But then Chase tensed. It was a few 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!" demanded a
shrill ...

Whittaker S New Monthly Magazine

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Then Miss Brown perceived that Mrs. Lorimer considered herself entitled to a
legacy too, and naturally she could not help thinking of the chances of her own,
though she did so with a thrill of contrition at the unfeelingness of such
calculations. When they arrived at Mrs. Barker's house, ... 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. Now, though she
could think of it more ...

Godey S Magazine And Lady S Book

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'Well,' says Tildy Brockle, 'I guess I shall make it in 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.” “And I'll go with you,' says Olly ; and when her heart is open,
I'll put a wedge in, and then maybe I shall git a piece too.' 'That's right,” says
Tempy; and when you're about it, you can beg a piece for me.' “Not as you know
on,' says Olly ; “if you want a piece, you may go with us and do your own beg. gin'
.' The Berry ...

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 ...

Whittaker

Author: Van Scott
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1450097057
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After years of torture it was difficult to remember much, but as if able to recall
fonder times, she placed a hand over her heart, where a silver pentagram hung
on a sliver necklace... She drifted, longingly, away from the familiar symbol in the
store window, knowing she'd bided her time long enough, knowing she needed
to keep moving. The change in her pocket ... The hours on the window
determined that she would have to wait another hour before opening. She waited
, sitting on the ...

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
 ...