By Penny Jordan
It has been six years on the grounds that Jamie walked in on her lover, Jake Brierton, in mattress with one other woman--and walked correct again out that door and out of his lifestyles. yet even supposing Jamie has spent years engaged on her profitable adorning enterprise, she's by no means been capable of absolutely exorcise Jake from her brain. he's, finally, her stepbrother.... while her stepdad turns into in poor health, Jamie is reunited with Jake on their means domestic for Christmas. She is stunned whilst Jake proposes marriage--a marriage designed to make their kin satisfied. but if the rite is over, and their honeymoon in a comfortable Swiss chalet starts, Jamie wonders what sort of marriage she's destined to have with the guy who as soon as broke her heart...and may well simply do it back!
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If she knew her cousin, Beth would be providing her with a dinner partner; normally she would have been cool and distant with him, letting him know that she was not in the market for a onenight stand or anything else, but tomorrow. She heard her cousin's voice calling to her outside her bedroom door, and composing her face into an expression of cool serenity she went to open it. "Sarah's awake now," Beth told her, holding up the blonde-haired, blue-eyed baby for Jamie's closer inspection. " After a few seconds' solemn inspection the little girl deigned to smile.
I want to do something with my life, I don't know what yet, but I know it isn't marriage. Of course at first I was flattered when Jake showed an interest in me, but he doesn't want me really. "I'm going to London Christmas shopping with Mummy next week. Could I come and see you? I don't have anyone I can talk to, and you are Jake's stepsister. " Well enough to know that this child wouldn't be able to withstand Jake if he turned the full force of his will and personality against her. Her common sense told her not to get involved, that it would only lead to further heartache for her.
After all," she said more softly, touching her fingertips to the baby's soft skin, " I am her godmother; which reminds me. I've brought a small present for her from New York. " Firmly dismissing Jake from her mind Jamie CHAPTER TWO 'jamie, you're an angel," Beth said breathlessly, standing back to admire the bowl of flowers Jamie had just placed on the dining-room table. The long velvet curtains had been closed against the dark; Jamie pursed her lips slightly as she studied her arrangement. "With Sarah to look after I never get time for all the small details like flowers," Beth told her wryly.