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Miss Tibbles' Folly (Westcotts, Bk 6) (Signet Regency Romance)
Miss Tibbles' Folly - Westcotts, Bk 6 - Signet Regency Romance Author:April Kihlstrom Colonel Merriweather and Miss Tibbles are two individuals accustomed to issuing commands and being obeyed. But what happens when they turn their attention to one another? — A FEISTY GOVERNESS MEETS HER MATCH! — Though not a dragon, the governess was formidable in spirit. A lady in reduced circumstances, she had ushered dozens of young women to the... more » altar without the slightest scandal. But that was before a dashing colonel who served with her long-departed fiancé took an interest in her. Soon, in defiance of the ton, his relatives, and the governess's former charges, the colonel makes a headlong charge to capture her heart. But just as their passion consumes them, a dark secret from the woman's past threatens everything they have hoped for!« less
A fairly true to the times story set in Regency Bath. The Colonel was her dead fiance's best friend. Now that Miss Tibbles is reduced to being a governess, she can't aspire to be the colonel's friend, but he insists. She is, of course, a lady. Her former employers work together to bring the two lovers to an engagement.