By Sara Bennett
One depraved evening . . .
Lady Portia Ellerslie, dearest confidante to Queen Victoria and a girl of impeccable breeding, more often than not would not dream of dallying in Aphrodite's membership, London's so much unique and erotic bordello. yet one lonely evening she unearths anything attractive concerning the suggestion of a wild come across within the infamous hothouse. wearing a bold, dangerously low-cut scarlet gown and a veil to masks her identification, she arrives on the membership able to succumb to the torrid wishes raging inside of her . . . and is stunned to discover herself watching into the eyes of Marcus Worthorne, the fellow she swooned over at seventeen.
Could result in a life of ecstasy . . .
Back then, Marcus slightly knew she used to be alive, yet now he is approximately to make her so much wanton fantasies come actual. Portia's right lifestyles is ready to alter endlessly . . . simply because for Marcus one evening with the woman in crimson may by no means be enough.
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He grinned, reaching up to stroke her back, following the curve of her hips down to her rounded bottom. She felt him hard against her thighs, and with a smile of her own she bent her head and lifted her veil, just enough so she could taste his skin. “Well, perhaps not just yet,” she murmured, feeling him tremble against her lips and tongue. ” “Marcus,” he groaned. ” I know, she thought, but didn’t say it aloud. Instead she sat up, resting her hands upon his shoulders, and gazed down at him through the safety of her veil.
Boxer’s nose, hard gray eyes. He knew the face but couldn’t place it. “Jemmie Dobson,” the man prompted him. “She sent me to find you, sir. ” “Always have been,” he slurred. “Seems so. There was a note sent around to the club just an hour ago. ” It took a moment for the words to sink in, and then Marcus grinned. ” he demanded, trying to stand up and failing. Dobson caught his arm, steadying him. “When you’re sober,” he said dryly. ” 46 SARA BENNETT “I knew she’d want to see me again,” Marcus announced with certainty as Dobson helped him to the door.
She felt his finger tracing her lips and then his breath warm on them. Then he kissed her. There was no easing into it, just the plundering of his mouth on hers, enjoying her fully and lustily. A moment later his body drove deep into hers, and the shuddering pleasure rushed over her again, so in- A SEDUCTION IN SCARLET 29 tense that this time she couldn’t even cry out. Wonderful. To think she might never have known this, that she might have gone to her grave with only her dreams for company. The reality was so much better.