Free short story.
Brendon Fathersham, 6th Earl of Trentham, is shot escaping highwaymen,
he finds himself tended by an angel, Miss Katharine Hawthorne. Wishing
to save her from her untrustworthy step-father, he removes her to his
home, Lilac Court with the intention of making her his ward. Clutching
Molly, her pet goose, Kitty arrives at Lord Trentham’s magnificent
estate. The handsome earl is a divorced man. What did he really want of
her? Was it a case of out of the frying pan into the fire?