Lady Genevieve

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
Years have gone by and Gene is comfortable with her life. That is until Roderick arrives insisting that she must go back home to London. As stubborn as he, she refuses. Sparks will fly and not only in anger. Can the known rake settle down with a fiery beauty?

Table of Contents

Chapter 1

Submitted: October 03, 2016

Chapter 1   I stared out onto the yard watching my son play with his cousins. I wondered where the time had gone. It see... Read Chapter

Chapter 2

Submitted: October 05, 2016

Chapter 2 "Gene! Gene!" I could hear Martha calling me from the house. I set down the pail of feed and washed my hands in the... Read Chapter

Chapter 3

Submitted: October 05, 2016

Chapter 3 When I went down to the kitchen the following morning Roderick was already awake and making coffee. "You actually know ... Read Chapter

Chapter 4

Submitted: October 05, 2016

Chapter 4 Church was necessary to assist every Sunday like clockwork. I got the kids up and dressed. Martha took care of breakfast. ... Read Chapter

Chapter 5

Submitted: October 05, 2016

Chapter 5 The following couple of weeks were hard on Roderick. He was adjusting to the new life and work. When would he have ever tho... Read Chapter

Chapter 6

Submitted: October 07, 2016

Chapter 6 I couldn't help feeling embarrassed everytime I saw Roderick. All I could think about was him half naked on the bed. Hi... Read Chapter

Chapter 7

Submitted: October 07, 2016

Chapter 7 We had the picnic under a shady tree. There were storm clouds rolling in as we were finishing. "Seems like a storm's co... Read Chapter

Chapter 8

Submitted: October 07, 2016

Chapter 8 We got along better after our conversation. There were no more secrets or untold things between us. I had a friend that fin... Read Chapter

Chapter 9

Submitted: October 07, 2016

Chapter 9 The country dance was a big party that the whole town got excited for. There would be dancing and eating good food. It was ... Read Chapter

Chapter 10

Submitted: October 10, 2016

Chapter 10 "What are you doing here?" Roderick whispered. I looked up surprised. I thought I had found a good hiding spot. "Hidin... Read Chapter

Chapter 11

Submitted: October 10, 2016

Chapter 11 I read Henry a bedtime story. He was still tired even though he had napped. I closed the door gently and turned around bum... Read Chapter

Chapter 12

Submitted: October 10, 2016

Chapter 12 At church Roderick didn't leave my side and the women didn't get near us. Hanna even glared at me a bit. It seemed like on... Read Chapter

Chapter 13

Submitted: October 10, 2016

Chapter 13 Roderick got up on the horse and followed behind Albert. There was a slight chill in the air. It was fall and winter was f... Read Chapter

Chapter 14

Submitted: October 12, 2016

Chapter 14 I was hanging clothes outside when I saw Albert come galloping towards the house. He called out to one of the workers outs... Read Chapter

Chapter 15

Submitted: October 12, 2016

Chapter 15 "How'd Rod wake up this morning?" Martha gave me a fresh cup of coffee. "He's okay. Albert is helping him with his nee... Read Chapter

Chapter 16

Submitted: October 12, 2016

Chapter 16 "I am going to smother him in his sleep with his own pillow." I complained to Martha. It had been a few weeks since Ro... Read Chapter

Chapter 17

Submitted: October 12, 2016

Chapter 17 "Glad to be seeing that you are getting better." Trent tried to be polite to Roderick. "It's all thanks to my nurse." ... Read Chapter

Chapter 18

Submitted: October 14, 2016

Chapter 18 I was making lunch when the doctor came down. It was the next check up and he was going to let up on Roderick. He let ... Read Chapter

Chapter 19

Submitted: October 14, 2016

Chapter 19 We got under the cover of the bed once we were able to move. I straddled him, kissing his chest and neck. He held my h... Read Chapter

Chapter 20

Submitted: October 14, 2016

Chapter 20 When the family got home we told them immediatly that we were getting married. Martha and Albert were happy for us. I coul... Read Chapter

Chapter 21

Submitted: October 14, 2016

Chapter 21 I watched as Henry played with his cousins one last time. I was in my room watching them from the window. I thought of how... Read Chapter

Chapter 22

Submitted: October 17, 2016

Chapter 22 Belle hugged Jane and Vivian affectionally as if she hadn't seen them in days. They had seen each other the day before to ... Read Chapter

Chapter 23

Submitted: October 17, 2016

Chapter 23 Roderick made his way to his friends after separating from Gene. She had wanted to see her friends first alone then he wou... Read Chapter

Chapter 24

Submitted: October 17, 2016

Chapter 24 I anxiously waited for Belle to arrive. Roderick had to take care of his business in town and left me alone. He thought it... Read Chapter

Chapter 25

Submitted: October 17, 2016

Chapter 25 "Are you alright?" Roderick slipped a necklace around my neck, clasping it. "Yes, a little nervous. I mean it's worse ... Read Chapter

Chapter 26

Submitted: October 19, 2016

Chapter 26 We moved onto the parlor to keep talking. I watched Roderick throughout the night. He seemed preocupied, thinking of s... Read Chapter

Chapter 27

Submitted: October 19, 2016

Chapter 27 I refused to appear at the following parties or rather I acted like I was sick. I knew Roderick could see right throug... Read Chapter

Chapter 28

Submitted: October 19, 2016

Chapter 28 When we arrived the dancing was well underway. We greeted a few people before making our way to our friends. The men w... Read Chapter

Chapter 29

Submitted: October 19, 2016

Chapter 29 "I hope you forgive me." We were in Roderick's room. Well our room since we didn't follow customs by sleeping in separate ... Read Chapter

Chapter 30

Submitted: October 19, 2016

Chapter 30 "Jane, I am truly sorry." I sat straight in my chair as I faced her. "It's alright. I forgive you. I was out of line i... Read Chapter

Chapter 31

Submitted: October 21, 2016

Chapter 31 "I was thinking of having a picnic and maybe I could teach Henry to fish." Sebastian suggested. He was waiting for Henry t... Read Chapter

Chapter 32

Submitted: October 21, 2016

Chapter 32 Roderick's head was laid against my chest. I ran my hands through his hair mindlessly. I wanted to stay like this fore... Read Chapter

Chapter 33

Submitted: October 21, 2016

Chapter 33 I emptied the contents of my stomach into the chamber pot. I knew I shouldn't have had any of the fish from the night befo... Read Chapter

Chapter 34

Submitted: October 21, 2016

Chapter 34 "May I inquire something my lady?" My maid asked me as she picked up the chamber pot. I thought I had gotten better fr... Read Chapter

Chapter 35

Submitted: October 21, 2016

Chapter 35 "Have you gone mad?" Thomas stared at Roderick from across his study. "I am asking you to be my man and be there for m... Read Chapter

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