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John Rudwell, Viscount Severn, tricks Primula Greetwell into a false marriage so he can seduce her. After a week, he returns her to her parents home, laughing at his latest exploit. His father, Earl Malhythe, decides to end his son's wildness and banishes him to India.
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Ten years later, the Earl gives Severn a choice: marry a bride of his father's choosing or be banished from home and his fortune. Severn chooses marriage and discovers on his wedding day that his bride is Primula. The two say nothing to each other about their previous acquaintance. The Earl, meanwhile, waits to see if this marriage will reform his son.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   Regency era Marriage/Married    -   Yes Marriage subplot:    -   married off against wishes Searching/Rekindling love?    -   Yes Lost Lover:    -   restarting after one night stand

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   Prince/Nobleman/King Age/status:    -   20's-30's Unusual characteristics?    -   Extremely cynical or arrogant

Main Female Character

Age/status:    -   20's-30's


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death What % of story is romance related?    -   80% How explicit is the sex?    -   vague references only Focus of story    -   equally on him and her How much dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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