“Why don’t you take a lover, my dear? It would serve that feckless
husband of yours right.”
“But I don’t want a lover. I am in love with my husband.”
Poor deluded Lucy. She married a gambler, a womanizer, and a
drunkard, and she refuses to admit that his frequent overnight absences are of
significance. It is not until he reveals that Lucy’s parents “bought” him for
her that it really stings.
And then one night at a ball she meets the charismatic Duke
of Habard—and suddenly anything seems possible. Download and start listening now!