The Senior Surgeon had to have a wife to accept a position at the Research Hospital in the Channel Isles. Josie accepted his proposal -- but, did he love her?
Mills & Boon
Marry in haste, repent at leisure....
It was only after Josie found herself married to the ambitious surgeon, Charles Demette, that the full impact of this saying became apparent. What girl would not welcome a whirlwind romance and hasty wedding arrangements to a man she adored, who was eager for his new wife to accompany him to a post in the Channel Islands? But a few hours after the ceremony, Josie realised what a dreadful mistake she had made. Having discovered Charles's secret, how could such a complete lack of trust lead to anything but a disastrous marriage?