Lady Julia Renwick needs love and passion. For years she was married to a kind, generous man but it lacked in the bedroom department. She knew she would have to sacrifice some things when she married an older man but passion is something else. Now that she is a widow she is determined to finally feel love and passion. Only one man is in her path and she knows he is the one that will get her going in every way. The thing is that being with Garrett Walker is making her wonder if maybe an affair can grow to something more than just secret liaisons.
For years he has lusted over her and now that she is single it is his time. Lady Julia Renwick is everything he has wanted and now that her passion has been unleashed he wants more from her. He knows that all she wants is an affair but he's questioning how far he can continue with the charade. The ton knows him as a bachelor but he wants to be more in her eyes. Night after night he feels like he's losing his heart but knows in the end he can't live without her. Can the rogue of all bachelors convince a lady of the ton to be his wife?
Three words for Karen Erickson, Oh My Gosh! This short story is packed with a lot of passion and romance. Lady Julia says she just wants an affair but more is brewing. I loved that this woman dreams for more. Now Garrett is a man who doesn't care what the ton thinks but wants his woman. Karen Erickson did a great job in showing us that love can occur in every way and in every time. Man this is one I prove all the way. Great job Karen Erickson!
Widowed Lady Julia Renwick is still young enough to crave a man's touch; but she's too old to think that the Earl of Bedingfield could see her as anything more than a family friend. Garrett Walker is handsome, charming and only 26 years old—the perfect catch for any one of this year's debutantes.
Garrett has no interest in the maidens vying for his attentions. He wants only Julia. With just two weeks left in the season, he makes a bold move by asking her to dance. When she counters with a shocking request of her own, Garrett eagerly agrees.
Soon, they are stealing away for passionate encounters at every society event they attend. Garrett introduces Julia to excitements she never knew existed, and her newfound confidence quickly attracts other eligible men. It's not long before Garrett realizes he must find a way to keep the lady all to himself...