Two opposites Will they ever attract? Women flock around Reid Reyonlds, the disreputable Marquess of Hartcroft-all except Lady Guinevere Chenowith. She holds him at a polite distance, disapproving of the way he breaks society’s rules. So no one is more surprised than Guinevere when she rushes to his side after he has a serious riding accident. And it seems the Marquess’s brush with death has forced him to think more favourably about marriage-because he’s just stunned her with a proposal!