went about it all wrong…

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“I don’t suppose you told the woman you’re arse over teakettle in love with her?”

“I did. […] I went about it all wrong.”

“There’s a wrong way to tell a woman you love her?”

“Nearly shouting it at her when she’s angry and frightened and looking for excuses to throw your ring at you might qualify.”

Excerpt: Lady Maggie’s Secret Scandal, Grace Burrows
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