By Amanda McCabe
A brand new tremendous Regency. desirous to discover London with no her chaperone, woman Emma Watson dons an easy maid's outfit and units out to find the city-and a brand new love.
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More like a true home, my mother always said. ” Emma thought she was babbling, yet she could not seem to help it. She always became terribly sentimental when she thought of her parents and their home—even when she was in front of complete strangers. Sir Jeremy’s expression only radiated sympathy, though. “It is a very lovely place. I am not at all surprised that your mother was so fond of it. Perhaps we could go for a drive in the park soon and speak more of the country we both have ties to? I have many tales I could tell you of the neighborhood.
Aunt Lydia looked past the countess’s shoulder, a smile of greeting softening her formal expression. ” Nicholas came up to his wife and smiled down at her before bowing politely over Countess Lieven’s silk-gloved hand. ” he said, his voice lightly teasing. ” Lydia laughed, and tapped at his sleeve with her folded fan. “Only tea at the embassy with the Countess. ” Emma smiled at the gentle banter, relaxing a bit for the first time all evening. They were obviously in good humor tonight. When she was a little girl, Emma would sometimes imagine that one day her husband would be a bit like her uncle Nicholas-tall, dark, with a ready smile to go along with his devotion to duty and family.
Chapter Three Emma was exhausted, but she could not sleep. She lay in the middle of her enormous bed, staring up at the embroidered underside of the canopy. Her head and feet throbbed, and her vast bedchamber was so silent that she wanted to shout just to fill it up. Finally, unable to lie still for another minute, she pushed aside the bedclothes and climbed down from the bed. She padded on her bare feet across the floor to pull the heavy satin curtains back from the window. Outside, it was an entirely different world.