Lady Patience Post is on of identical triplets who sometimes get into mischief. The Duke of Danby has summoned them and their mother to come for Christmas. Patience doesn't want to go but if she can keep her kitten, Ashes with her it will be okay. While there, her kitten scratches her and she is in need of doctor care. In comes Dr. Matt Campion. As he is mending her hand, sparks fly between them. It was love at first sight. Ashes causes some trouble and the Duke wants him put outside. Since it is too cold, Dr. Campion says he will keep him for her and she is thrilled.
One day she is visiting Ashes at Matt's cottage, the doctor gets a call to the local inn to help a young boy. Patience decides to go with him to help. Someone told her mother where she was and her mother immediately came and retrieved her. Everyone was so angry and would not listen to Patience so she could explain what she was doing there. She was forbidden to see him. But when two people are in love anything can happen.
This is a great short story. This is my first experience with this author and this series. I will be looking forward to reading more in the series.
I received this book in return for an honest review.
(reviewed 5 days after purchase)