Beware the Beast Author:Anne Mather Charlotte's heart lurched sickenly at the thought of going away. She honestly didn't know what Alex meant when he answered his mother's question confidently. "Oh yes," he said. "I will be staying now, won't I, Charlotte?" — Charlotte was lost for a reply. Was Alex implying that, because she would be leavi... more »ng, he would be forced to remain?
Despite what he had said and done, despite her motives for agreeing to his in famous contract, she wanted to stay. This was her home; this man was her husband. And she loved him.« less