The Substitute Wife My Poor Husband is a Billionaire
Chapter 3 A Watch Worth Millions. Everyone looked at the man in awe. He seemed to exude an effortless charm. Jocelyn’s eyes lit up. She guessed the handsome man would be one of Ethan's two elder brothers. The Lester family was one of. the most powerful families in the city. After all, Ethan was an illegitimate son — Jocelyn felt he would never stand a chance. against the noble members of the family. The man before her looked charming and regal, so she thought he must be the legal. heir of the family. His good looks and charm both surprised and excited her. She thought Steve was a handsome man, but compared with the man. in front of her, Steve undeniably became the bottom-of-the-barrel type. Jocelyn walked forward and greeted the man. “Are you Ethan’s brother?” Merely looking him in the eye made her blush. “Well,. the groom’s family is yet to come. Please take a seat. The wedding won’t commence for a while. She even wanted to ask for his phone number, but because of the occasion, she did not dare be so bold. The man didn’t bat an eyelid at her
He ignored her and went straight to Janet. Jocelyn’s face burned with emb arrassment. The shyness and exc itement vanished in an instant. She angrily returned to her seat. Her eye s widened in horror when she saw the hand some man take position beside Janet. That . was when it dawned on he r: he was none other tha n the bridegroom, Ethan. Jocelyn shook her head i n disbelief. ‘How could E than look this handsome?’ . She leaned over and whispered in Fiona’s ear, . “Mom, why didn’t you find a photo of Ethan for me? If I had known what he looked lik e, I wouldn’t have asked Janet to marry him . in pl ace o f me. Fiona closed her eyes and blew out a loud breath, shaking her head in disapproval. T hen, she turned and cast a reproachful look . at her daughter. “You are still young. Wh en you grow up, you will know that a man’ s appearance is the least important thing. Ethan is a loser — he doesn’t even have a decent job. He is a useless idiot who doesn ’t have a life. He is the perfect match for . Janet. The two will remain out casts forever
Jocelyn didn’t bother retorting. However, she hated the fact that Janet was going to marry a handsome man. He looked like a . mov ie s tar. Ethan walked to Janet and studied her face. “I’m late because I had to deal with perso nal affairs,” he said flatly, scratching his . br ow s. “It doesn’t matter. ” Janet didn’t mind. S he was glad to know that Ethan was a good -looking man. There was at least something . good about him. Just as she turned, her gaze settled o n the Patek Philippe watch on his wris t that was dazzling under the sunlight. Although she wasn’t rich, she had seen eno ugh of the world to know the value of the watch. She recognized at a glance that the . watch was worth at least a million dollars. Her eye brows shot up in surprise. Everyone had told her that Ethan was a p oor lowly man. That was why they wanted J anet to marry him in the first place. How . could he afford such an expens ive watch then?