Lady Rose

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
Rose has grown into a beautiful woman and has a less than bright future as a lady's maid. That is after finding herself in love with the duke's long lost half brother, Jackson. He wants her and has had her. Will he comply with the rules of etiquette or will he follow his heart?

Table of Contents

Chapter 1

Submitted: October 21, 2016

Chapter 1 I walked the dirty streets of London. Dreading with every step what awaited for me once I reached the building do... Read Chapter

Chapter 2

Submitted: October 24, 2016

Chapter 2 I stared with shock at the young man that had bid an outrageous amount for me. There were a few disgruntled men but no one ... Read Chapter

Chapter 3

Submitted: October 24, 2016

Chapter 3 Jackson was the one who's turn it was to kneel in front of her. Her dark brown eyes watched him warily as he unsnapped the ... Read Chapter

Chapter 4

Submitted: October 24, 2016

Chapter 4 My body ached in places I didn't even know I had muscles. I stretched and sat up, wondering what had awoken me. There w... Read Chapter

Chapter 5

Submitted: October 24, 2016

Chapter 5 The carriage Jackson had hired stopped before a grand home. He stepped out and looked up. It seemed that his brother lived ... Read Chapter

Chapter 6

Submitted: October 26, 2016

Chapter 6 I was awoken by Angie who was shaking me roughly. "What is it?" I pushed her arms away. "His grace is here for you.... Read Chapter

Chapter 7

Submitted: October 26, 2016

Chapter 7 "You are my brother." It sounded like a question but was more like a statement. Lucius stared at Jackson from across hi... Read Chapter

Chapter 8

Submitted: October 26, 2016

Chapter 8 I held Jackson's arm as we walked outside. "I hope you have a good time and I am sure to see you later." He told me. ... Read Chapter

Chapter 9

Submitted: October 26, 2016

Chapter 9 I put in the last stitch on the dress and it was done. Belle had been kind enough to show me one of her dinner dress design... Read Chapter

Chapter 10

Submitted: October 28, 2016

Chapter 10 "Is she okay?" Jane asked concerned. "I will check on her." Jackson stood up and followed after Rose. She had run all ... Read Chapter

Chapter 11

Submitted: October 28, 2016

Chapter 11 The ladies sat around me. Elaine ordered tea to be brought. "You like Jackson don't you?" Vivian asked. "I..." ... Read Chapter

Chapter 12

Submitted: October 28, 2016

Chapter 12 I felt hot kisses on my neck and warm hands caressing the back of my thighs. I smiled as I remembered that I was in Jackso... Read Chapter

Chapter 13

Submitted: October 28, 2016

Chapter 13 I had told Belle what happened between Jackson and I the morning before. She had smiled at me and that was that. There... Read Chapter

Chapter 14

Submitted: October 31, 2016

Chapter 14 "Is something bothering you, Rose?" Belle asked me in the carriage on our way to Gene's home. "It is Jack." I confided... Read Chapter

Chapter 15

Submitted: October 31, 2016

Chapter 15 Jackson found that Roderick was very amusing. The man looked to be a man of low morals once. The way he carried himself he... Read Chapter

Chapter 16

Submitted: October 31, 2016

Chapter 16 "Now repeat after me, 'I'm madder than a wet hen.'" Jackson's voice came from the garden as I wandered outside. "I'm m... Read Chapter

Chapter 17

Submitted: October 31, 2016

Chapter 17 Cece took her day off to spend it with me. We stayed in my room all day talking and trying to catch up. "Finding Lady ... Read Chapter

Chapter 18

Submitted: November 02, 2016

Chapter 18 The ride was long and they had to rest halfway there. The horses needed to drink water and rest too. Jackson felt anxi... Read Chapter

Chapter 19

Submitted: November 02, 2016

Chapter 19 I waited anxiously for Lucius and Jackson to arrive. Elaine had kept me occupied by taking me to look for the fabric for h... Read Chapter

Chapter 20

Submitted: November 02, 2016

Chapter 20 I felt slightly lightheaded as I woke up days later. The sun seemed too overly bright and I felt slightly nauseous. I ... Read Chapter

Chapter 21

Submitted: November 02, 2016

Chapter 21 Days later we received an unexpected visit. I was sitting in the parlor with Belle and Elaine when the guest was let into ... Read Chapter

Chapter 22

Submitted: November 04, 2016

Chapter 22 The light came in through the window. I dared not to get up. There was no point to it. Alfonse had said that the door woul... Read Chapter

Chapter 23

Submitted: November 04, 2016

Chapter 23 "Are you ready to do as he says?" Agatha asked from my door. I was on day five of this miserable situation. I felt fat... Read Chapter

Chapter 24

Submitted: November 04, 2016

Chapter 24 I got out of bed quickly and barely made it to the chamber pot as I threw up. There was nothing in me but that did not sto... Read Chapter

Chapter 25

Submitted: November 04, 2016

Chapter 25 Jackson held Rose's limp body. She was barely breathing but it gave him hope. "Thomas!" He yelled out to the man. ... Read Chapter

Chapter 26

Submitted: November 07, 2016

Chapter 26 Everything hurt. My back burned. The memory of being lashed had me screaming at the top of my lungs. "Rose!" My face w... Read Chapter

Chapter 27

Submitted: November 07, 2016

Chapter 27 The next few days felt like an eternity of me resting. I had no infection in my wounds and they were starting to heal. ... Read Chapter

Chapter 28

Submitted: November 07, 2016

Chapter 28 With morning came a beautiful day. The sky was clear and the air had enough wind to make it breezy but not too windy. ... Read Chapter

Chapter 29

Submitted: November 07, 2016

Chapter 29 The next week they got accustomed to the big home. Jackson went over the finances and worked with the accountant. He w... Read Chapter

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