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Subject: PBS romance staring Cleatus Alphonse!
Date Posted: 4/3/2008 1:44 PM ET
Member Since: 1/5/2008
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the back cover....

Hawklyn, the Earl of Westmorland grew up in a world of bejeweled buckled shoes and velvet frock coats. He has the charm, dashing good looks and confidence to conquer any obstacle that comes his way.  As a source of amusement he turns to games of chance, over time the stakes grow higher.  His friend, Roderick engages him in a challenge. Hawklyn must cast aside his riches and title to experience a life as his own man!

But how will this over-educated and over-indulged Earl find his way in the world? When Hawklyn become Cleatus Alphonse, it opens a whole new way of life.  Taking a position as a lowly bookstore clerk, he spies a beautiful, curvaceous woman in the romance section. His heart races as he longs to touch her, to possess this beauty with luxurious, raven tresses and haunted emerald eyes. With no roses, fancy operas or sport cars to woo her – how shall Cleatus Alphonse win her heart? 

Date Posted: 4/3/2008 1:45 PM ET
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ROFLMAO.  I'd buy it if you wrote it.  Sounds like it would be very funny.  One suggestion, though.  I'd change sport cars to Phaetons. 



Last Edited on: 4/3/08 6:16 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 4/3/2008 2:23 PM ET
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And wha a shock and thrill when the curvaceous women turns out to be Prunella Maud, his first cousin!

Date Posted: 4/3/2008 5:56 PM ET
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oo my!  now that would be terrifying.... Prunella Maud and Cleatus Alphonse!