Anne Stuart Quotes

I want your innocence. I want your blind, unquestioning devotion to your father, your acceptance of who and what he is. I want you to look at me the way you look at him, knowing the worst. I want you to trust me, even when your brain tells you you shouldn't, I want you to ignore common sense and your lifelong need to protect yourself. I want you to give yourself to me, body and soul.
Author: Anne Stuart
After all, if spinster chaperons required their own spinster chaperons there simply wouldn't be enough to go around.
Author: Anne Stuart
She tilted her head to one side, considering him.
Author: Anne Stuart
Who shot you?
Author: Anne Stuart
She froze. He reached up and took her hand in his, pulling the knife away, making her drop it on the floor.
Author: Anne Stuart
She had the underwear of a thirteen-year-old, as well, he thought. He glanced back at her. But the shoes of a courtesan.
Author: Anne Stuart
He pulled her back, off balance so that she fell against him, and he took her face in his two hands and held it very still while his eyes looked down into hers. Somber, truthful, painfully honest.
Author: Anne Stuart