The Perfect Mismatch
Clearly they should have had nothing to do with each other.
Miss Harriet Tremaine was a severely dressed, exceedingly proper young governess of modest means and humble station.
Mr. Darnell Somerton was the most elegant and eligible gentleman in London society, an aristocrat whose taste in clothes and women was satisfied with nothing short of perfection.
What attracted this man who could have any woman he wanted to Miss Tremaine was as inexplicable as Miss Tremaine's icy rejection of his advances. But that was but one of the maddening mysteries surrounding this young lady who was forced to hide her beauty and her birth rather than reveal the scandal of a past she could never escape!