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By ReShonda Tate Billingsley

The daughter of an adulterous father bargains with the long-rippling results of his activities in her personal love lifestyles during this emotionally robust novel by means of award-winning and nationwide bestselling writer ReShonda Tate Billingsley.

Lauren Robinson is familiar with precisely what it takes to be the suitable mistress. She had a front-row seat whilst she tagged together with her father on all of his extramarital trysts. She enjoyed “keeping Daddy’s certain secrets,” yet many family, particularly her mom, contemplate her an companion in supporting get a divorce their family.

Years later, Lauren’s mom, Joyce, whose healthiness is failing, can't enable cross of the bitterness brought on by her husband’s philandering. She maintains accountable Lauren, as does Lauren’s brother. Joyce can’t see prior her anger and betrayal and has withheld her maternal affection from Lauren for many of her existence. This emotional distance and Lauren’s early relationship stories lead her thus far married men…

That is till Dr. Matthew King enters the scene. Now poised to turn into a faculty president, Matthew is a former beau that left Lauren brokenhearted. He attempts to teach Lauren that he’s a replaced guy on account that their collage days. the 2 really attach and their courting speedy escalates.

When Matthew proposes marriage, Lauren fortunately accepts, yet as their very public engagement makes the scoop, somebody is motive on sabotaging their dating. anyone who watched her personal marriage destroyed by means of Lauren, and won’t feel free until eventually she supplies Lauren a flavor of her personal drugs. Can Lauren cease the cycle of destruction in time to salvage the single love she’s ever identified?

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