Separate Beds Author:LaVyrle Spencer The wedding of Catherine Anderson to wealthy Clay Forrester is the social event of the season. But everything about it, from the formal vows to the magnificent reception, is a lie. Catherine, a college student from a poor and troubled family, is pregnant after a blind date with Clay, a wealthy law student. And it is with great reluctance that... more » she agrees to his offer of a "marriage of convenience."
Catherine and Clay plan to divorce after the baby arrives. They move into a lovely home and settle into an acceptable routine, until Clay announces that he no longer wants separate beds. WhenCatherine reminds him of their arrangement, Clay angrily begins seeing his high society ex-girlfriend. It's not until after their daughter is born and divorce papers are filed that Catherine frins herself falling for Clay, wondering if it is to late to actually be more than his wife in name only.« less