I turned to leave. But Lady Hadleigh had closed the door and stood with her back pressed against it. Her lips curled into a slight grin and her blue eyes danced with a strange delight.
‘Have you taken my daughters yet?’ she asked.
‘No, my lady.’ I replied.
‘Before you take my daughters, as no doubt you will, it would be as well for you to take me,’ she said. ‘But you will have to be quick for they are due back soon…’
Lady Hadleigh likes to think she can abuse anyone on her estate at will. But when she seduces Tom, her ambitious stable boy, she discovers an adversary determined to rise by mercilessly exploiting his tremendous sexual prowess at every opportunity.
‘Breaking in’ Lady Hadleigh’s two teenage daughters is just a step in Tom’s rapacious progress. There’s a lot more to come as he thrusts his rampant way to the top.