Here is the love story of a beautiful Irish girl who rode horses like an Arizona cowboy, whose hair was red as flame, and whose lover was an English gentleman. But then, there was the Spaniard, too! Hot-headed, he was, passionate and lawless as a Tartar. Needless to say the story takes some startling turns. The end is surprising. And the satisfying conclusion it all comes to is this, that the eternal feminine still responds to courage in the male.
you, if you should happen to meet someone you think you like better than me? You've promised to be my wife, you know."
"Yes, I know, Tony, but I also know you are too much of a sportsman to hold me to my promise if I should happen to fall in love with another man," Myra responded. "That isn't in the least likely to happen, Tony dear, and I am truly trying to love you in the way a girl should love the man she has promised to marry, as I have already told you. Let me have my freedom and my fling for a few months longer."
"Well, I suppose it isn't any use my trying to bully you into marrying me at once," said Tony, with a shrug, a sigh, and a wry smile. "But you know I'm tremendously in love with you, darling, and I can't help feeling jealous of the fellows who still go on dancing attendance on you although you are engaged to me. I'm haunted by the fear of someone stealing you from me."
"Tony, darlint, you've no need to be jealous," Myra smilingly assured him, and patted his cheek. "There is
The main hero's actions are repulsive. He does anything to "get" the girl. This novel makes you feel dirty.
A good romance/adventure that could have been written today.
This story was cute and light, and everything I hoped for. The romance is great and PG. The only problem I had was with the main character of the story. It is a type of story that you don't expect much from and surprises you. It was an enjoyable read-something for a sunny or rainy lazy day, but don't expect depth. That wasn't its purpose.
excellent book! great turnout! didn't expect the ending! hope I can find more books by this author,...I know I'll be looking!
enjoyed this one very much! finished it in one sitting!
now THIS is romance at its wittiest!