SOUDRELS COME IN MANY GUISES-EVEN WITH A HANDSOME PROFILE AND BRIGHT GOLD EPAULETS!
I happened so suddenly: Papa's reappoiment to His Magesty's Royal Navy, his sudden death, and then the shocking news that an unknown captain had been appointed guardian of the four Waverly sisters. Cloe Ann Waverly firmly believed that the Captain William Trent posed threat to everyone's happiness.
Emma, being eldest and quite responsible, felt it her duty to accept the captain's proposal of marriage. But Christmas season or not, Chloe Anne Would find some way to prevent these nuptials - for she knew Emma's heart belonged to another.
But when had Chloe become so aware of the sad look in the captain's eyes - or realized that behind all his military sternness, there war a gentleness and gallantry? When had her feelings become much too warm for a man who was suddenly aware that he had chosen the wrong sister? Before twas over, it would be a Christmas none of them would forget....
"By the two-time winner of the Romance Writers of America's Golden Medallion Arward for Best Regency"