Sherida Suddenly Found She Was an Heiress But unfortunately her limited experience had not prepared her to deal with the countless London rakes looking for rich wives — especially ones as pretty as Sherida. And so there were many who thought her very lucky to have the sophisticated Lord McNaughton as her guardian . . . but Sherida thought nothing of the kind. Particularly when his protection took on a form that seemed more dangerous than anything he might have been protecting her from!