"“It was Tessa who told me first that Gideon fancied our Miss Collins, and I thought back, and I realised it was true. And a man in love - a man in love will tell anything. Betray anyone.” He was staring at Tessa as he spoke. She stared back, she could not help it. Her gaze pulled to him. The way he looked at her, with those blue eyes like pieces of sky, as if trying to silently communicate something to her silently. But what on earth…"