Katharine Ashe’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Katharine Ashe Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Katharine Ashe’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Katharine Ashe quotes to remember and here you will find 10 of the best. A memorable quote can stay with you and can be used along your journey. Choosing Katharine Ashe’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“A beautiful woman needs no embellishments. But a prideful man may give them to her nevertheless.”
― Katharine Ashe, I Married the Duke

 “You did the right thing.” “Yes, I did.” He stroked her cheek with his thumb. “But with you, Arabella Anne Westfall, I have done everything wrong, from the moment we met, at nearly every turn. I have been arrogant and overly confident and short-tempered and deeply, insatiably lustful”-a bystander gasped-“and afraid of this between us. I was everything that must have been abhorrent to you when all you wished was to find your prince charming. Instead you ended up with a blind, surly, autocratic fool. If I could turn back time, if I could so what I should have done-” “Before I fell in love with you?” “-b-before I stole your virtue.” His brow cut down. “By God, woman, you will always say what I least expect, won’t you?”

-Arabella & Luc”
― Katharine Ashe, I Married the Duke

“I need you, Viola. I need you.’
You are repeating. You are trying to convince yourself, aren’t you?’
You are an impossible woman. I am declaring my love to you and still you quarrel with me … Viola, I am perishing before you. *Perishing.*’ His tone was strained. ‘Say something.’
She nodded.
What does that mean?’
She nodded again, faster, her throat a clogged mess of joy.
His eyes seemed to sparkle. ‘You do love me.’
She got dizzy nodding.
Why aren’t you speaking? What is -‘
She clutched her neck … He looked astounded. Then he pulled her hand away and bent to set his mouth atop her windpipe.
Function, beautiful harridan’s voice,’ he murmured, trailing soft, sweet kisses along her throat.”
― Katharine Ashe, How to Be a Proper Lady

 “Damn you, Cam.” Bedwyr leaned against the sideboard negligently. “I don’t suppose you recall damning me when you were shedding your life’s force in the sand. Really, Lucien, you are repeating yourself tiresomely.” “You deserve every moment of damnation you are wished.” “Probably, but that is hardly to the point.”

-Luc & Cam”
― Katharine Ashe, I Married the Duke

 “A girl silly enough to leave her private thoughts displayed so blatantly in a plain notebook tucked snugly in the back of an undistinguished piece of furniture in the corner of an out-of-the-way parlor frequented only by her closest female companions deserved to have her privacy invaded. He continued to invade.”
― Katharine Ashe, Kisses, She Wrote

 “Are you happy?’ he repeated quietly.

Wouldn’t you like to know?’

Yes, or I would not ask. But apparently the child has returned and I shan’t have my answer.’ He moved away.
She wanted to shout that she was not a child but a woman, and the woman hurt.”
― Katharine Ashe, How to Be a Proper Lady

“He moved a half step closer. “What have ye got in that bonnie head o’ yers, lass, that makes ye believe ye’ve got leave to make demands as ye do?”
Dreams. Hopes. The desperate wish for somebody to understand her.”
― Katharine Ashe, How to Marry a Highlander

 “I am not in the habit of deflowering governesses.” “I am not in the habit of being deflowered by pirates. Shall we consider it a draw?”

-Luc & Arabella”
― Katharine Ashe, I Married the Duke

“Pickaxes?” Alex screwed up his brow. “What do you plan to do with those in Bristol, Pooele? Beat upon little old ladies?”
― Katharine Ashe, Captured by a Rogue Lord

“The animal inside him could wear a diadem and ermine and he would still be nothing more than an animal.”
― Katharine Ashe, How to Be a Proper Lady

10 Famous Quotes by Author Katharine Ashe

10 quotes by Katharine Ashe there you go! It’s never an easy task picking the best quotations from great writers, so please if you disagree or have more to add, please comment and share your opinions. My 10 greatest Katharine Ashe quotes will likely be different from yours; however, that’s the best thing about them, each quote can mean something different to each person. So don’t wait, comment and shares your best Katharine Ashe Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Katharine Ashe Quote 

“Can—” She caught her lip in her teeth. “Can you tell me . . . ? How does one breathe?”
Very unsteadily while those eyes gazed up at him. “Breathe?”
“While kissing.”
Not easy. He tried to moderate his voice. “In the usual manner, I imagine.”
Her slender brows dipped.
“At opportune moments,” he suggested.
Her lips twisted up in that manner he both dreaded and longed for.
“Through one’s nose, perhaps,” he said, because his only refuge was to continue speaking or to walk away.
“Really?” She appeared unconvinced.

And so, because her skepticism suited his need to have her lips beneath his again, he showed her how one breathed while kissing. To her soft gasp of surprise, he took her waist in his hands, bent to her mouth, and kissed her in truth this time. Her lips were warm and still, and then not still as he felt her eager beauty, tasted her, and made her respond.

She held back at first, and then she gave herself up to it. Her mouth opened to him as though by nature, offering him a sweet breath of the temptation within. If he’d gone seeking an innocent with more ready hunger he could not have found her. But he had not wanted an innocent. He’d wanted no one, yet here he was with his hands on a girl he could not release, his tongue tracing the seam of sweet, full lips that she parted for him willingly.
“Now, breathe,” he whispered against those lips, then he sought her deeper. She made sounds of surrender in the back of her throat. He wanted to run his hands over her body, to pull her to him and make her know what a real kiss could be.

“Breathe.” God, she smelled so good. He could press his face against her neck and remain there simply breathing her. But he feared that if he enjoyed much more of Diantha Lucas he would be in a very bad way when it came to giving her over to her stepfather and subsequently her intended. A very bad way indeed. And she didn’t deserve it. Rule #9: A gentleman must always place a lady’s welfare before his own.

She slipped her tongue alongside his, gasped a little whimper of pleasure, and he coaxed her lips open and showed her more than how to breathe. He showed her how he wanted her.

It was a pity for Miss Lucas’s welfare that no gentleman could be found here, after all.”

― Katharine Ashe, How a Lady Weds a Rogue

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