By Lorraine Heath
"For years, Robert Hawthorne, the Duke of Killingsworth, used to be stored a prisoner by means of his scheming dual brother. A bold break out turns the tables and restores his birthright to him, with out somebody the wiser. He can eventually get pleasure from every little thing that used to be stolen from him. yet on his first day of freedom Robert needs to take up wedlock a lady he hasn't ever met . . . and retain his distance to avoid her from studying the reality of his identification, until eventually he can ensure easy methods to end up he's the rightful duke.
Victoria Lambert understands she needs to marry Robert--after all, as her mom continually reminds her, he's the seize of the season and she'll develop into a duchess! real, she doesn't love him, however it is her responsibility to marry good. yet a much-altered Robert stands beside her on their marriage ceremony day . . . a guy by some means extra thoughtful and captivating than ever earlier than . . . and so sensuously captivating that Torie is decided to be a temptation her husband can't resist!
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Besides, there is that age-old question: Why does a dog lick his ballocks? The answer: Because it can. ” “Dogs are so lucky in that way,” a nearby seaman shouted out above the roar of the waves slapping against the longship and the rhythmic dip of the oars in the water. “Me wife Mary refuses, sayin’ no way is she puttin’ her tongue anywhere near those hairy buggers,” another sailor contributed. “Yea, betimes a man has just got to do a job himself,” a third sailor added to the barmy discussion. “I would wager that Adam of biblical lore could pleasure his own ballocks,” Oslac added defensively since everyone within hearing was laughing at him.
Chapter 3 Hell Week was hell! . Hell Week began with a bang. Literally. It was almost over now, and it had been Satan’s play-ground, to be sure. Just one more day. In the midst of a heat wave, the scorching California sun beat down on them like the devil’s own barbecue pit. Not surprisingly, Satan’s minions had been a bunch of Navy SEAL instructors who were surely descendants of Lucifer himself. There were thirty-five helmets lined up starting at the bell sitting on the corner of the Grinder.
JAM yelled. This was one exercise she did hate. They all did. ” And you’re the Marquis de Sade, I suppose. That’s what she thought but didn’t dare say aloud. The smaller of the ugly rubber boats, known as an IBS, Inflatable Boat, Small, weighed almost three hundred pounds. It was twelve feet long and six feet wide. Trainees were required to carry the boats on their heads almost constantly, even as they ran. An equal number of trainees were on each side for balance. After a while, the three hundred pounds felt like a thousand, and the boats did irreparable damage to a lady’s hair.