text ´ The Substitute Wife Ò Dallas Schulze
When Luke uintain's fiancee dumped him Catherine Lang understood immediately that she was the perfect solution to his problem Leggy flame haired and wise beyond her years she decided that he should marry her insteadBut even though Luke needed a wife by his thirty sixth birthday or he would lose his in Really well written but hero was just not a romance hero Hero is a whiny selfish child Not masculine powerful or alpha or a tender beta and not loveable heroine's love for him is inexplicable view spoiler When he cheats deliberately and self indulgentlybeing perfectly self righteous about it and feeling lust for another woman at first it feels inexplicable and then you realize you were fooled into believing he's a better man than he really is This was real cheating on a pregnant wife 8 months into marriage with for convenience but marriage is real and the temporary commitment is real and most importantly he knows heroine is in love with him cheating is with heroine's stepsister no less and he fully intends to continue Hero felt bad because he hurt and lost his toy but he just didn't transform into a good guy Lame excuse for being so selfish and dysfunctionalnot severe abuse and attachment disorder just a cheating mom Best uality about hero was his acceptance of his gay friend Really lame apology and unfortunately no chance in hell hero will stay faithful It ends with Luke's response to heroine's reuest for fidelity that he learns from his mistakes but there are no guarantees about the future Last hero who didn't commit to permanent fidelity was the jerk from Seized by Love That guy was a 19th century Russian aristocrat who went from his mistress's bed to his pregnant wife's Modern day Luke surrounded by close friends has no excuse of societal acceptance of his freedom to indulge himself like a child hide spoiler
doc The Substitute Wife
The Substitute WifeHeritance he had to say No Well that was what he tried to say but somehow Cat left with a ring on her finger and a wedding date on her calendar And Luke could only curse his grandfather's positively medieval blackmailing schemeand count the seconds till the wedding nightCat of course knows her own min a horrible read with a disgusting hero who clearly accepted that he would have cheated on his pregnant wife if she hadn't interrupted him just because he was angry and feeling trappedwhat a jerkAnd the best part is he doesn't even grovel one bit and just starts putting blame on others for his actionsI don't understand how the authors have the audacity to call such a book a romance novelI didn't feel bad for the heroine coz after accepting the hero after cheating she dug up her own gravethe hero didn't even offer her complete fidelityso we all know what is gonna happen when the poor hero is angry and feels trapped againa complete waste of time
Dallas Schulze Ò The Substitute Wife eBook
The Substitute Wife reader ↠ doc 9781551666778 Free ✓ randarenewables ô When Luke uintain's fiancee dumped him Catherine Lang understood immediately that she was the perfect solution to his problem Leggy flame haired and wise beyond her years she decided that he should marry her insteadBut evenD and her own heart and she wants Luke Meanwhile Luke is wondering how long this will play out and hoping that it might be a little longer with each passing day The problem is he's uite capable of doing something very stupid like falling for CatBecause sometimes love just doesn't take no for an answer Revisited this one and I wanted to give it another star because the writing is good and the characters have depth but the ending was just so abrupt it could never be than an HFN He barely says the ILY and then it ends on a small joke I mean this is supposed to be a romance isn't it?#####################I admit that I skimmed through a fair bit of it Yep the H is a complete ass I think his gesture of contrition at the end was supposed to be humorous but really just came off as lame to me Too little too late and I'm unconvinced that the reasons for it were from genuine regret and love Once again the OW doesn't get her comeuppance SOoo no satisfaction there either The one think I liked about the story was the heroine Catherine She has a sense of humour and she's no doormat Leaving with flair while the getting is good It was also delicious how everyone was in her corner and blamed Luke uite vocally How does the reader know he won't do it again? There's no epilogue to assure us It was all just so sordid How can you respect a man who would bump uglies with such a despicable person??