Bridgeton: The Viscount Who Loved Me Read-along

Monday….Prologue – 4
Tuesday……………5 – 10
Wednesday……..11 – 13
Thursday…………14 – 17
Friday…….18 – Epilogue

Tuesday

Join in. I’ve read this one many times (love the series πŸ“š) Reread it at 2x speed. I can get to at least Chapter 11

Not too detailed (intentionally)πŸ‘‡πŸΌ Just notes πŸ˜‰

  • Prologue
    • Anthony born
    • Edmund s tragic death at 38
  • Anthony a RAKe (1814)
    • Edwinas and Kate read about Anthony
    • Edwinas and Kate OUT πŸ˜‚
    • Kate doesn’t want Edwina to end up with someone like Anthony
    • Anthony states he’ll marry this year (close to 30)
      • Anthony not pressured to have kids
    • Anthony claims he’ll marry Edwina this year
  • Anthony asks Edwina to dance
    • Kate 🀬
    • Mary 😍
    • Kate & Colin 😏
      • Kate finds she likes Colin
      • Colin a troll πŸ˜‚
      • Colin introduces Kate & Anthony
  • Anthony & Kate dance
    • Anthony directly asks WHY Kate hates him
    • Anthony takes a page out of Simon’s book πŸ’πŸ’πŸ’
  • Anthony calls on the Shefeld girls πŸ‘§πŸ‘§πŸ‘§
    • Edwina out with Nigel Burbeook
      • Anthony offers to wait
  • Going on an errand (bring Anthony)
    • See Edwina 😱
  • Kate asks questions πŸ™‹β€β™€οΈ about Edwina & Anthony’s ride home 🏑
    • Burbeook πŸ₯±
    • List of possible matches
    • Kate scared 😱 of thunder
    • Mary and Kare go to the Bridgeton musical (party) without Edwina
      • Anthony desired by attendees and entertainment
        • Kate watching
      • Kate meets Lady Bridgeton
      • Kate witnesses Anthony being rakish
        • Kate trapped in the office 😱
          • Anthony smells her 😏
        • Anthony dreams of Kate πŸ€¬πŸ˜‚
          • Flirting with Maria Rossa
  • After Anthony kisses 😘 Kate ⚾️
    • Anthony feels a NEED
    • Because Anthony wanted to
    • Kate asks β€œWhy?”
    • Anthony plans on calling on Kate again
  • Lady Bridgeton’s country house 🏑 party in Kent (Aubrey Hall)
    • Meant to marry off a Bridgeton son
    • Sheffield girls πŸ‘§πŸ‘§πŸ‘§ there
    • Gardens πŸͺ΄
      • Violet directs Anthony to flower gardens 😏
        • Anthony sees Kate 😍
  • Kiss 😘 Kate again?
    • Colin interruption πŸ™…πŸ½β€β™€οΈ
      • Daphne and Simon have arrived
      • Pall-mall πŸ˜‚πŸ˜Š
        • Colin escorts Kate
        • Daphne introduces herself to Kate
        • Anthony waiting on Edwina
          • Silence 🀫
        • Kate has the mallet of death (black)
        • Goal: sink opponent’s ball into the lake
        • Bad sportsmanship βœ… πŸ˜‚πŸ€¬πŸ˜‡
        • Anthony sends Kate’s ball down a hill 🀬
        • Kate’s turn πŸ€”
          • Sabotage Anthony 😏 πŸ˜‚
    • Daphne pregnant 🀰
    • Anthony 🀬 towards Colin πŸ˜‚
    • Anthony going to get the sunken ball
    • Anthony and Kate left behind 😏

Chapter 6 (reflect after I’ve read the chapter)

Kate’s dislike for Anthony was apparent from Chapter 1. The scene between Kate & Colin πŸ˜‚ Anthony brings flowers πŸ’πŸ˜ The carriage scene happened sooner than I remember 🧐 (I was remembering a different scene πŸ€¦πŸΌβ€β™€οΈ) Newton 😍 definitely speeds up the timeline in my mind πŸ€— See how protective Anthony can get 🀬

Chapter 11

The Bridgeton musicale (where I believe Kate & Anthony begin). 1st kiss 😘 πŸ™ŒπŸ½ Kate hiding under the desk πŸ˜‚πŸ™ˆ Anthony incriminating himself 🀬 The Lady Bridgeton’s country house 🏑 party 🎊 πŸ‘πŸ½ 😏 πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜‚ The Pall-mall scene was iconic πŸ˜‚πŸ‘πŸ½

Wednesdayis

  • Country house party πŸŽ‰ after pall-Mall
    • Anthony’s boon πŸ™ŒπŸ½
      • β€œDo you hate me?” 😏
    • Rival: Cressida Cooper
    • Anthony a πŸ¦Έβ€β™‚οΈ 😍
  • Anthony will escort Pennelope in 😍 Change Kate’s opinion of him πŸ€”
    • Kate goes to library. See Anthony 😱
      • Kate scared 😱 of thunderstorms 🌩
        • Anthony finds Kate hiding under the table
          • Anthony comforts Kate
          • Forms a friendship
  • Day after – Kate on the lawn! Anthony spots her
    • Kate sees Anthony sought her out
      • Worried 😟
    • Kate no longer objects to Anthony
    • Spark between Anthony & Kate πŸ€”
    • Bees 🐝 buzzing around Kate
      • Anthony paralyzed in fear 😧 🀬
      • Kate stung 🐝
        • Anthony expresses venom ➑️ sucks site πŸ˜‚πŸ¦Έβ€β™‚οΈ
        • Witnessed by Mrs. Featherington 😱

Chapter 14

In this section, Kate learns more about Anthony (to her liking 😏). This section was very Anthony and Kate centric 🧐 Bee 🐝 scene is also iconic πŸ˜‚πŸ™ŒπŸ½

Thursday

  • Katr & Anthony have an audience of 3 (Lady Bridgeton, Mary Sheffield, Lady Portia Featheranton)
    • Nothing to do but get married
      • Marry next week 😏
    • Sealed with a kiss 😘 ⚾️ 😏
    • Kate has a hard time believing Anthony wants to marry her
    • Edwina joyful for the engagement
    • Anthony pays a visit 😏
      • πŸ—£Marriage logistics
      • Bridgeton ring πŸ’
      • Kiss 😘 + more 😏
      • Anthony leaves
        • Gone until Saturday
      • Kate worried 😱
  • Wedding πŸ’’
    • Marriage expectations 😏 from Mary
    • Kate fearful 😨 😱
    • At Bridgeton house 🏑
    • Plans for after the wedding: eventually move into Bridgeton house 🏑
      • Kate wants to wait a week
      • Anthony πŸ™…πŸ½β€β™‚οΈ but concedes
        • How will Kate prepare? Kate’s insecureities 🧐
  • Kate consents to honor her wedding night
    • Anthony 😍 looking down at Kate
    • ⚾️⚾️⚾️
    • Kate’s face 🀬 at being called beautiful
      • Anthony 🀬🀬🀬😘

Chapter 18

Anthony’s visit 😏 like that Anthony leaves promptly πŸ‘πŸ½ Kate is insecure 🀨 understandably so… Anthony perceptive with Kate 😍 Brings out Anthony’s insecurities…1 week wait not necessary 😏 Anthony’s tenderness 😍 I really like how tender Anthony is with Kate 😍

Friday

  • Anthony visibly 😍 with Kate
    • Smolder in public
    • Edwina feeling less pressure
    • Edwina on having a brother 😍
    • Anthony to provide a dowry for Edwina 😍
    • Kate’s nightmare about her mom 😱😭 with the thunder β›ˆ
      • πŸ—£to Mary
        • Promise to love and cherish Kate 😍
        • Kate feels optimistic πŸ‘πŸ½
      • Kate poses feelings of impending death
        • Anthony relates to Kate’s feelings
        • 🀬 for facing her fears
          • Anthony admits to himself loving Kate
            • ⚾️⚾️⚾️ (20)
              • Always & forever 🀬 Anthony freaks out
        • Kate senses Anthony is bothered 🀬
          • Anthony goes to Bridgeton House 🏑
          • Sends message to Kate
        • Kate at Bridgeton House 🏑
          • Confronts Anthony but he doesn’t want to talk 🀫 🀬
    • Colin and Benedict come across Anthony
      • Talk to Kate
        • Go to find Kate
    • Carriage accident 😱
      • Hyde Park
      • Kate, Edwina, Newton, and Mr. Bagwell
      • Get Kate out
        • Kate screams 😱
          • Left leg brokenπŸ€•
          • 1 month to heal
    • Anthony shares his sense of impending doom
      • Just get to 40 (39 😱)
      • Anthony tells Kate he loves her 😍
      • Anthony tells Kate how much he loves her 😏
  • Epilogue- 40th birthday πŸ₯³
  • 2nd Epilogue – more Pall mall 😏 Replay match πŸ˜‚
    • Kate steals the mallot of death? πŸ˜‡πŸ˜‚
      • Anthony 🀬
      • Colin took the mallot for 10 pounds πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
    • Let the games begin!
      • Anthony sabotages Kate
      • On Kate’s turn, hits Anthony’s ball πŸ˜‚
        • Anthony hits Kate’s ball into the water πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‡
      • Keep the mallot of death from Colin

End of book πŸ“–

For a man who claims he will not love his wife, Anthony publicly dotes on Kate 😍 Forgot about the scene after the thunderstorm β›ˆ Appreciate these talks with Mary 😍 Kate’s mom died of lung disease πŸͺ¦ Her mom died in a thunderstorm β›ˆ 😭 Remember the carriage scene πŸ₯² Can feel Anthony’s fear 😧 😬 The epilogue contained a much-needed conversation between Anthony and Kate 😍 2nd epilogue 40th birthday πŸ₯³ πŸ™ŒπŸ½ Whistledown still writing πŸ€” 2nd epilogue πŸ™ŒπŸ½ Pall mall πŸ˜πŸ˜‚ Still fighting for the mallet of death 🀬 2nd epilogue tells us ⚠️ Colin marries Penelope πŸ˜‰ The πŸ˜‚ between Kate & Anthony.

Published by Listen with Precious

Filipino-American πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Stroke survivor πŸ‘πŸ½ @preciousmoments1128 UC Berkeley alum UNH alum RN @preciousmoments1128 ❀️ HR 🎧 audio listener! πŸ‘©β€πŸ¦½

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