The Little Dragon (The Best of Betty Neels)
She swore she would never marry a rich man!
As a private nurse to the wealthy, Constantia had seen the misery that too much money could bring. Jeroen van der Giessen, though, was only a poor overworked GP, so when she found herself stranded in Delft without money or a passport, and Jeroen offered marriage, Constantia accepted. At first she was quite happy with her loveless...more
More lists with this book...
The marriage proposal comes out of nowhere, and it's totally a rational decision on both their parts. They decide to have a celibate marriage "for a while" and by the end of the novel they haven't kissed other than on the cheek (though there's one me...more