Series: Romantic-fantasy with magic related to elemental powers.  A prequel novella to the novel, Half a Love Story

Author: Cornelius Hightower

Characters: A mason, a loose aristocratic debutante

Synopsis: A young woman has a high libido and the urge to destroy any match her father makes.  She wiggles out from under his control everytime, to his deep consternation.  The father doesn’t have the heart to force a bridal on his headstrong daughter.  But he might be clever enough to make arrangements for his daughter to fall in love of her own accord.


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The Mason:

Part I

Ch1: The Fantasy

Ch2: The Ballroom

Ch3: The Proposal

Ch4: The Wedding

Ch5: The Fantasy Revisited

Ch6: The Ballroom Revisited

Ch7: The Proposal Revisited

Ch8: The Mistress

Ch9: The Debutante


Part II

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Part III

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