These two former lovers just saw one another again after years apart, and his angry reception scared the bejeezus out of her.
“Was I?” he asked, his voice softer now. He leaned closer. The stifling heat morphed into sexual innuendo, his skin slick with sweat, daring her to touch.
She was one careless thought away from taking him up on that unspoken suggestion. Her fingers itched to claw through his hair, to draw him closer until the distance between them evaporated. Memories of frantically grasping for purchase against the stone wall besieged her, curling fear into boundless adrenaline.
FAMILIAR LIGHT – a Timeless Desire novella coming TOMORROW, October 17 to Noble Romance
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