By Charles, K J
Between his eccentric although strictly principled workforce of acquaintances, Lord Richard Vane is the confidant on whom every person relies for suggestion, ethical rectitude, and discreet assistance. but whilst Richard has an issue, he turns to his valet, a fixer of unprecedented genius—and the article of Richard’s private wishes. If there's one rule a gentleman needs to stick with, it's by no means to dally with servants. but if David is shut sufficient to the touch, the foundations of sophistication collide with the basest kind of animal intuition: overpowering lust.
For David Cyprian, housebreaking and blackmail are as a lot in a day’s paintings as bootblacking—anything for the fellow he’s dedicated to. however the something he desires for himself is the only factor Richard refuses to offer: his center. With the stress among them transforming into insufferable, David’s possible incorruptible grasp has left him no selection. placing his finely honed abilities of seduction and manipulation to strong use, he'll persuade Richard to disregard all approximately his well-meaning objections and provides in to candy, sinful temptation.
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David had no more interest in philosophy than in politics, and the greatest number could go hang themselves for all he cared. There were perhaps five people in the world for whose happiness he gave a damn at all, two who really mattered, and one of those was smiling at him now in a way that hurt his heart. He moved to unbutton Lord Richard’s waistcoat. It was just on the cusp between perfectly fitted and a little tight; Lord Richard had put on a couple of pounds over the winter. David eased a gilt button smoothly through its slit.
The clock on the mantel ticked. ” Lord Richard demanded, of David or of the empty air. ” David made a face. “It may not be that easy to secure his bail. Mr. Norreys has an authoritative manner”—Lord Richard gave a short laugh—“and your name has a great deal of power. Nevertheless…” “Indeed. Oh, damn Dominic and his accursed democrat. ” Silas Mason, a radical bookseller and writer of sedition, had been arrested that morning. He was one of a group of gutter revolutionaries that had plotted to murder the entire British cabinet the previous night, and although the conspiracy had been thwarted, an officer had been killed in the melee.
Lord Richard protected his own. It was no wonder his servants adored him. His lordship carried his birth, responsibility, and principles very heavily indeed. Desire didn’t stand a chance against those serried ranks, particularly not desire for a servant with hair of such a repulsive shade that he’d been ordered to wear it powdered at all times. He’d seen Lord Richard watching him. He’d felt his lord’s breathing coming harder sometimes as David’s fingers moved over him, felt his big body tense, maintaining control.