He needed an exorbitant amount to cover his sick grandfather’s medical bills; however, all his money and assets were swindled by his newly-wed wife of only ten days to pay for her brother’s gambling debts. Her parents then asked her to remarry and hitch herself to a rich heir instead. Having had enough of their contempt and disdain, he finally decides to reveal his true identity.
Chapter 1 My Overprotective Wife
“Ten days ago, my card still had two million in it. Now, there’s only a balance of five hundred. Where’s my money, Jennifer?” Donald Campbell eyed his wife with a frown. They had only been married for ten days.
Jennifer Wilson was a tall woman with a fair complexion and a slim body with nice curves. Needless to say, she was a particularly attractive lady. At that moment, she kept her head lowered and dared not look Donald in the eye. Her parents, her younger brother, and his girlfriend were also present.
Donald’s wedding night was supposed to be a sweet, intimate moment. Unfortunately, his grandfather, who had taken care of him for many years, had a sudden cerebral infarction. That same night, Donald sent his grandfather to the hospital.
After ten days of treatment and examination, the doctors confirmed that the old man had a brain tumor, and the surgery would cost six hundred thousand.
Although six hundred thousand was a huge amount of money, Donald thought he could still afford it. To his dismay, when he checked his account balance, he realized he had only five hundred left. The surgery was about to take place the next day. If he did not pay the medical fees as soon as possible, the surgery would be halted.
Donald could not believe that he had only five hundred in his bank account. He had worked tirelessly for four to five years to save up two million.
“Where’s the money?” Donald stared at Jennifer.
She lowered her head and avoided her husband’s gaze. “My brother has to get married, and he can’t do so without a house. Consider the money a loan to him.” ………………………