Mercedes is pregnant and agrees to marry her best friend. What was Mercedes going to do, as Jared planned to end the marriage...............
His best friend wants to raise her child by herself-women do it all the time-so why does that bother him so much?
a marriage of convenience but is the bride falling for the groom.
When Jared Maxwell's wife and their child were killed years ago, their best friend, Mercedes Ashton, was there for him and was the only thing that kept him alive and sane. When Mercedes finds herself unexpectedly pregnant by a boyfriend who has skipped town, Jared doesn't think twice about standing by her and offering a marriage of convenience to his dear friend. Mercedes accepts, unsure of how she will hide her growing attraction to Jared. Little did she know that Jared was fighting his own attraction to her. Once the two of them confess secrets that they have painfully kept to themselves for years, they do so not knowing if those confessions will tear them apart or bring them closer together.
#9 of the Dynasties: The Ashtons.
Emilie Rose has a great book. Shows love can strick more then once.
From the Back...
He would give her baby a name.
To avoid adding more disgrace to the family, Mercedes Ashton agreed to marry her best friend, Jared Maxwell...for convenience sake. Yet the truth was, she was having feelings for him. No, she had the hots for her husband! Whatever was Mercedes going to do, knowing Jared planned to end this marriage as soon as it was sage to?
Jared Maxwell did the right thing by marrying Mercedes. After all, she had saved him from his darkest days. But the glow on her faxe and her swelling belly made her even more beautiful. He told himself she was off-limits...even if she was now his wife.
Unless he could change the condition of their marriage.