A Companion for Life by Cari Hislop
Approx. 67,320 words.
Published on July 24, 2009.
A Regency Romance.
Penryth Bowen knows Lily Leigh is in need of rescue, but saving her means making her his wife. He’s undecided until he discovers Lily has been battered black and blue, but true kindness is a condition that requires self knowledge of one’s motives and an understanding that even well meant actions can have unforeseen consequences that are anything, but kind.