As soon as he stood at the steps to the terrace, he saw her. Early though it was, Nicole sat at a veranda table under falling cherry blossoms, absently tapping the tip of a strawberry against her bottom lip and ignoring the steaming tea service and newspaper in front of her.
She looked out over the magnificent garden, but was lost in thought, unseeing. Nicole leaned back in her chair, replaying the events of the previous night. Again, against her expectations, the tears refused to flow. Outrage spilled through her. As if she would marry him! She had a slew of suitors, suitors who had propped up her failing pride.
She could make it work. Though not if Sutherland continued his antics. Suddenly, she froze.
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She turned. She forced her eyes away from him, rose from her chair, and began her retreat. When she had to pass Derek, he grabbed her hand. Why would I wed you when I despise you?
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Had she missed him that badly? Enough to turn docile at his slightest touch? The arrogance! She was embarrassed by her weakness, brought low with another stroke of her hair.
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Nicole called up the image of the pale, doughy-fleshed captain and shook her head. Nicole stood and walked to the grate. Were circumstances that dire here? She turned back to him, standing against the dying heat of the stove.
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