The Last Princess Author:Cynthia Freeman It was love at first sight with a price to pay: — For love of him she sacrificed a family fortune and a wealthy fiance on the eve of her wedding. — For love of her he gave up his heritage and a brilliant career in the family bank. — Through their love for each other they made their way in a hostile world -- together. — Lily. Unloved since birth and ... more »held responsible for the death of her younger brother, Lily grew up abandoned, packed off to the best Swiss boarding school money could buy. She was useful to her socially ambitious parents only as the centerpiece of the society event of the season: her marriage to Roger Humphreys. But she was destined to meet Harry Kohle, a brash young man about town -- some called him a cad -- whom Lily could not resist.
Harry. When he first laid eyes on her, Harry had nothing to offer but pasion, devotion, and a driving ambition to write. He risked his father's ire and the scorn of his family to declare his love for Lily... swearing he'd be true forever. And he was, for a time.
Ellis. He was Harry's best buddy and his agent. He longed for Lily the instant they met, but he knew he must remain -- no matter the cost -- a true friend to Harry and a mainstay for Lily through troubled times.« less