Praised by Publishers Weekly for writing Regency romance at its finest and funniest," RITA Award-winning author Barbara Metzger presents an engaging novel of love, marriage, and seduction
It was a match made not in heaven, but in pound notesan arranged engagement between a girl of thirteen and a lord's prodigal son. Since then, thirteen years have passed, and as her betrothed has been sowing his wild oats, Penny has grown up, grown impatient, and grown resentful. In fact, she's vowed never to marry the man who blighted her life and destroyed her dreams.
Viscount Westfield is preparedhappilyto return the money that Penny's father paid to secure the betrothal. It would appear that everyone is in agreement. But one look at Penny and Westfield knows he can never, ever let her go