Back before Quentin switched bodies with Count Petofi, a new subplot began to develop concerning a visitor to Collinwood–Kitty, Lady Hampshire, recent widow of Edward Collins’s old friend, the Earl of Hampshire. She showed up at Collinwood ostensibly on her way back from England to her mother’s home in Pennsylvania. In spite of the title, she’s an American.
Her ultimate aim, however, is to obtain a new husband. Edward is a recent widower himself, and Kitty is under the impression that he’s master of Collinwood. He isn’t; the property actually belongs to his sister Judith. And Edward, who only has a …read more