By Charles, K J
Silas Mason has no illusions approximately himself. He’s now not cute, or perhaps likable. He’s an overbearing idealist, a thorough bookseller and pamphleteer who lives for revolution . . . and for Wednesday nights. per week he meets anonymously with an analogous guy, in whom Silas has found the proper meld of highbrow companionship and absolute obedience to his sexual instructions. yet unbeknownst to Silas, his closest good friend can also be his maximum enemy, with the ability to work out him hanged—or spare his life.
A dependable, well-born gentleman reputable, Dominic Frey is torn aside through his affair with Silas. by way of the sunshine of day, he can't fathom the intoxicating lust that drives him to satisfy with the novel week after week. within the bed room, every thing else falls away. Their wishes fit, and they're united via sympathy for every other’s private vulnerabilities. but if Silas’s politics earn him a loss of life sentence, hope clashes with responsibility, and Dominic unearths himself doing every thing he can to avoid wasting the guy who stole his middle.
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Hello, Mr. Redbreast, this fellow buggered me, and I loved it. ” The brute sat up. He wore the formidable scowl that indicated thought. “It’s exactly the point. ” The wine splashed over Dominic’s fingers. ” “Oh, come on. Half of London knows he did it. ” “Well, he didn’t,” Dominic snapped. “Either. ” “Aye? Well, let’s call it an analogy then and just imagine Cumberland cut his valet’s throat. ” Dominic sat back. “Perhaps not,” he admitted. ” “So there’s not one law for all, in the first place.
The brute was watching him. ” Dominic hauled himself up on his elbows and took the proffered glass. “Yes. It’s just…Ah, the devil. ” The brute grunted. “Well. ” How to phrase this? “Suppose I were a Bow Street Runner, say, investigating a man that I believed guilty of a crime. ” The brute was giving him a look. Dominic waved his hand. “I am neither married nor a Bow Street Runner. It’s an analogy. My point is…say my wife’s brother worked for this man. Probably wasn’t greatly involved in his crimes, but knew about them.
LOVESWEPT is a registered trademark, and the LOVESWEPT colophon is a trademark of Penguin Random House LLC. This book contains an excerpt from the forthcoming book A Gentleman’s Position by K. J. Charles. This excerpt has been set for this edition only and may not reflect the final content of the forthcoming edition. 1 ep Contents Cover Title Page Copyright Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 Chapter 12 Chapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16 Epilogue Author’s Note Dedication Acknowledgments By K.