The Lion Of La Roche Author:Yvonne Whittal Her situation desperate. Caroline Adams needed money; Gustav de Leeuw needed a wife. So he offered to settle her debt if she would act as his wife. Their marriage was to be temporary. — Caroline soon realized it was not entirely a businesslike relationship that Gustav had in mind. Yet, he had told her that "love is an overrated emotion I have... more » no time or desire for."
But, she was unable to resist him or to stop herself from falling in love with him. And to Caroline's growing despair, she knew his deep cynicism was unshakable . . .« less