A Little Bit Wicked (Last Man Standing, Book 1) by Victoria Alexander

By Victoria Alexander

"Who could be the final single guy standing?

No guy in his correct brain may **want** to get married, yet each duke, earl, and viscount is aware fellow needs to do his accountability in any case. So 4 of London's most advantageous gents make a wager—the prize going to the one that continues to be unwed the longest.

Gideon Pearsall, Viscount Warton, thinks he has a good shot at profitable. in spite of everything, he's controlled to benefit from the favors of many a girl whereas resisting the parson's noose. even if he's stopped lifeless in his tracks by means of the main scandalous lady in all of London—Judith, woman Chester—he vows to have her bedded yet by no means wedded.

Beautiful, and greater than a bit naughty, Judith has constantly saved herself in the bounds of respectability, even whereas taking part in via her personal principles. And the adventure has taught her to prevent marriage. She has no wish to withstand Warton's sizzling kisses, and his tempting contact is very unlikely to ignore.

But quickly either Judith and Gideon can't support yet ask yourself . . . **is it attainable to be slightly depraved and nonetheless persist with your heart?**

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This was it. Her tomb. Setting the torch aside, Heldred put his back into his labor, pushing the heavy lid from its mooring with a strength belying his years. The stone grated and scraped, and he felt blood ooze, stinging, from his knuckles, as he dragged them across the harsh surface in his haste to see what lay inside. Torchlight flickered from the rough-hewn ceiling as he raised his arm and leaned over to view the corpse. The stench hit him immediately, and he sucked in his breath, holding it and feeling his head reel.

He hoped that the sensation of cold would aid him. Only this morning, he’d followed his ritual bathing with a plunge in the frigid waters of the river, to help clear his mind and brace him for the unsettling events of the day. The icy shock didn’t help him now. He heard his wife step nearer to him as he dried his face with a towel. Her voice pierced the distance, its tone edged with a kind of quiet panic. ” she whispered. “Please forgive me. ’Tis only that I wasn’t sure—” Concerned, Gray turned to face her, and with a sobbed intake of breath, she shrank away from him, half-raising her hand as if to ward off a blow.

She slipped her amethyst kirtle over her head. But she paused before removing her smock. Somehow the thought of exposing her skin to the night air made her cringe. She couldn’t do it. Not yet. It would seem too final. And yet she knew the time was fast coming when she must submit to Grayson de Camville, to her husband’s most intimate caresses. To his touch and his possession. And it was going to be all she could do not to weep and beg him to leave her alone. 36 MARY REED MCCALL But she had no choice, she knew.

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