As a widower, Nathanial Durham has the monumental obligation of discovering applicable husbands for his two daughters. Flirtatious and changeable Bethany may have virtually anyone, nevertheless she seems determined to toss her suitors away nearly the second they arrive. Laynie, then once more, far behind her sister in seems and attraction, is of especial concern to her father. And so, when Harold Vaughn returns home to inherit, it seems the difficulty, a minimal of for one amongst his daughters, is solved. Solely which daughter will it be?
Even his ladies cannot pretty decide, and so, to relax the rivalry, the sisters are despatched to an aunt’s, the place they’re thrown into the path of various youthful and eligible gents—and a model new rivalry begins.
Within the meantime, Mr. Durham, lonely for intelligent companionship, hires a gentleman to study to him a variety of nights each week, nevertheless Mr. Holbrook is off limits to his coquettish ladies. With numerous ranges of reluctance, they honor the settlement. In any case Beth does for herself, however when its potential Mr. Holbrook might current a distraction for her sister whereas she decides which gentleman she prefers for herself, correctly…what harm can there be?
Some, it seems. When Laynie, accident vulnerable and determined to get herself into any restore that comes her technique, falls from a horse, it models in motion a set of events that expose Mr. Holbrook as an individual of questionable integrity. Is it attainable Mr. Durham’s hired companion is ready to the wrongs laid at his door? Is it attainable Laynie has been mistaken in esteeming him as an individual of character?
Is it potential to know anyone actually?
Between the manufactured innocence of a youthful woman and the championed exploits of every man, what happens when the two opposing doctrines collide?