Brian Warrington, the Earl of Croylton, is a twenty-seven year old rake. A retired soldier, he damaged his leg in the line of duty and now considers himself a cripple. Women flock to him, seeing a hero instead of the scarred man he sees. Night after night he takes a different married woman to his bed, trying to erase all the pain he feels and has seen.
Marion Patton, now known as Lady Marion Entwhistle, is a country girl at heart. When she marries beautiful and kind Jeremy he whisks her from her farm in Virginia to the big city of London. Expecting a happy and fulfilling life, Marion is startled to find herself deemed a freak, an outcast because of her bold nature. Trying to become the wife her husband needs, she sets out to become a proper English lady.
The first time Brian sees Marion, he knows she is different. Deciding she will be his next conquest, Brian sets out to seduce the beautiful but lonely woman. He does not expect to find each of his advances blocked by an indomitable will and a faithfulness that he has never seen before. When Marion is betrayed by her husband in the worst way possible, she runs to Brian, not realizing it will result in something that changes her life forever.
Ms. Grady takes a country girl, gives her the will to become someone she is not, then turns her into a strong woman with the will to survive. The push and pull attraction between the two main characters is thick with the want and need they have for each other. The scenes depicted in the tale were described with vivid clarity. A sensational read for any romance reader, this story is filled with passion, laughter, and tears. The Eyes of Sin is a tale that will be remembered for years to come.
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