Young Charlotte Daicheston attends a masked ball at a small town where she falls for a handsome masked footman and "ruins" herself . She elects to bury herself in her hobby, painting. Several years later, she decides to make her debut. She becomes very sought after on the marriage mart. There she runs into her footman, learning that he doesn't remember her. But is he attracted to her. Alex pursues her in this steamy Regency romance that has several ups and downs.
Potent Pleasures / Eloisa James 455 p.