( BOOKS Marriage for Real ) BY Emma Richmond – writing–samples.co.uk

This book was sad to me The Hero and young heroine had an affair "That Resulted In Pregnancy They Married Were "resulted in pregnancy They married were in an accident and lost their baby What was so sad was that they never communicated honestly with each They just had a surface marriage both were afraid to delve deeper for fear of what they would find Sad to think that two people could live together as husband and wife for months and still not have the reassurance that their spouse loved them Available on Scribd Super angsty as in borderline depressing marriage in trouble story Actually it s been a relationship in trouble story since the Hh first met in Bavaria Best selling writer hero is 8 years older than the fun loving heroine who has just finished university She s been hiking around the world and is on her way back to England to find a job when she wins a place on a hot air balloon tour When the balloon crash lands the hero helps her out but then walks away without a lance Heroine is smitten with his brooding ood looks and is delighted to find he s staying at the same innThey keep running into each other literally but the hero doesn t bite at the "h s flirtations Until one day he does They become lovers and spend the summer "s flirtations Until one day he does They become lovers and spend the summer The heroine falls pregnant the hero marries her and all is well until the hero has to o to Scotland his home for some research The heroine insists on accompanying him and then disaster strikes The heroine is driving swerves to avoid a child who ran into the road The car crashes Hero injures his leg and heroine loses the babyThe story opens two months later in the dead of winter Heroine is still weak and weepy and hero is still limping around They haven t slept together since the accident and heroine is wondering if their marriage is overThe hero wonders this too The story is mos. A Marriage in JeopardyAfter a hastily arranged wedding Sarah and Jed lost their unborn baby and with it the reason for their marriage Sarah knows she's deeply in ,

Emma Richmond î 5 Free read

Marriage for RealDhood From the way he describes his childhood and the way he acts now hero appears to be somewhere on the autism spectrum He now hero appears to be somewhere on the autism spectrum He
"has no clue "
no clue others are thinking Has no idea that his moody uiet ways are catnip to some women and that they misinterpret his silences He is very stressed by the heroine s unhappiness and the OWs since he "Doesn T Know How To Fix ItThis Is No Alpha "t know how to fix itThis is no alpha is an emotional beta and heroine will always do the heavy lifting in their relationshipsighSo from there the story moves to the black moment where heroine sees the H with the OW at the hotel Heroine was supposed be at a portrait session but she forgot her scarf at the hotel and decides to retrieve it She sees the HOW kissing and is devastatedShe does confront the hero and he explains that the OW was upset he was married and she was kissing him Principles of Thermal Ecology good bye Heroine pretends to understand While the hero is away looking at a replacement car the heroine writes him a letter and then leaves on a very slow bus for Glasgow Hero drives there and is able to meet the bus He asks her if she loves him and then explains why he s felt souilty about marrying her They finally finally talk about their courtship and falling in love They Dreaming of the Void go to a nearby hotel to have sex for an HEAThere is an epilogue a year later with the heroine in labor The hero is completely freaked out and ambivalent about the baby He s happy but sad that he doesn t have family to call He s also not sure if wants to put the heroine through that ordeal again It s a very strange epilogue but in keeping with thislass half full heroI don t know what to say about this one I found it depressing than angsty The hero was an interesting character but not the stuff of romantic dreams At least not mine I think he ll always be faithful and clueless but never cruel. Reached a make or break situation One of them must reach out but will it be Sarah or Jed Can they at last make their true feelings known and begin a real marriage. Tly in the heorine s PoV but we Rebirth Volume 3 get a paragraph or two of the hero s PoV every now and again The hero is every bit as bleak about their marriage as the heroine is Neither blames the other for the accident or the state of their marriage They each feeluilt heroine thinks she trapped the hero hero thinks he s too old for the fun loving heroine They don t know how to communicate It s heart breaking to read The hero is invited to a party and brings the heroine Everyone is shocked that he is married and that he didn t marry his old Soulsmith (Soulsmith Trilogy, girlfriend a larger than lifeorgeous redhead whom everyone liked Heroine is uietly freaked out by this since she never knew about this The Strength of a Gamma (Pack Discipline girlfriend and she s convinced than ever that she has trapped the hero into a life of misery The heroine an amateur artist finds herself painting a portrait of a local matron who has known the hero his whole life This activity is therapeutic to the heroine since sheets out of the house and feels like she is worth something againHero takes her out to the local hotel for a celebratory dinner and they run into to old irlfriend OW OW invites herself to eat at their table and regals the hero with tales of her latest adventures Hero doesn t introduce the heroine
"as his wife "
his wife is angry but trying to be fair to the H since she "Trapped Him This Part "him This part ridiculous explains that he didn t want OW to feel embarrassed about flirting with him and he would tell her in private that he was married He says this with sweet reason he s not being cruel he just doesn t think Why the heroine puts up with this is beyond me Hero just doesn t have a clue what he is doing to herThe author must have realized this because after the humiliation of the party and meeting the OW in the flesh she oes into detail about the hero s lonely chil. Ove with her husband but Jed is the strong silent type Sarah has no idea what he feels for her and is afraid to ask After weeks of polite awkward tolerance they've. ,