Simon the Coldheart Author:Georgette Heyer HE HAD SWORN THAT ONE DAY HE WOULD CALL NO MAN MASTER BUT THE KING ... — Simon of Beauvallet is what he called himself. But as the tales of his chivalrous exploits spread throughout the realm -- even to the king's chambers -- the people who loved him would call him Simon the Lynx-Eyed ... the Soft-Footed ... even Simon the Lion. — Indeed, Simo... more »n was all of these things. Valiant and strong, with a keen mind and fair visage, he had defied his ignoble birth to become a page, then a squire, and at last a lord of the land. Friend of kings and princes, gentle and just with his people, Simon seemed to lack only one emotion -- the ability to love. In truth, not even the most lovely and charming ladies of his time could stir the sleeping passion within him. For this they called him Simon the Coldheart.
Until he came upon Lady Margaret. The Amazon. The Tigress. A heartless beauty whose courage and strength of will were more than a match for this knight in gilded armor. Although he had captured her kingdom, Simon would never capture her heart ...« less