A Wager of Love Now Available! + Lord Loxley’s Lover Book Giveaway

A Wager of Love releases today on Amazon! The pre-order promotional price of $0.99 will be good through the weekend, so snag it while it’s hot. Laurence Aberforth has never been in love. The first time he meets the impulsive and charming Gilbert Heckwith, he accepts a wager as to whether or not true love … More A Wager of Love Now Available! + Lord Loxley’s Lover Book Giveaway

Linguistics question: “one’s own devices”

I’m looking for the Regency-era version of the term “left to one’s own devices.” I suspect that the correct British/archaic version would be “left to one’s own devises”, but I’m having trouble confirming this. Can anyone speak to the use of this term in either modern or historic UK English? Update: I fed the term … More Linguistics question: “one’s own devices”