What is a woman to do when her Nemesis is back in town?
Lady Elaine Warren has suffered for over ten years the teasing of the ton. They called her Lady Equine because of her laugh. The one who started the teasing, Evan Carlton, Earl of Westfeld is back in town. But, this time she will fight back.
Elaine lost a chance to a good wedding match because of the constant bullying. She still attends the balls but remains hidden close to walls. She wears dresses that won't attract attention.
Evan fled the country after trying to get the attention of this particular Lady. At first, he started the teasing to get her attention. A classic tale of a young boy behaving meanly towards the girl he likes. But, he didn't count on everyone else joining in.
He decided to leave and spend time in other European countries. Because of a recent death, he comes back and tries to fix the situation he started years back.
Can Elaine believe his remorse?
I liked it. It was short and sweet. I will read more books by this author.