By Lavyrle Spencer
New York Times bestselling writer LaVyrle Spencer deals a narrative approximately falling in love, and discovering the braveness to keep on with your desires…
Lee Walker is familiar with it won’t be effortless to begin a brand new existence in a brand new urban. yet she is on a challenge: to end up to each person, and to herself, that she will make it the following, operating within the masculine international of the development undefined. whilst contracting rival Sam Brown bargains her a role, Lee is shocked and a bit cautious. Sam’s factors appear honorable sufficient, whether he doesn’t see her in a strictly expert mild.
In truth, Sam sees her because the lady she’s consistently was hoping to be—smart, able, hot, humorous and attractive. earlier than she understands it, Lee is falling head over heels for her boss. yet a part of her is certain that telling Sam approximately her prior might have him backing away, quickly. Now she needs to make a choice from preserving her bruised and battered heart—or trusting it to a guy whose quiet energy simply may possibly heal it…
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Why . . you . . degenerate,” she grated. “I might have expected something like that out of a . . ” Four red stripes in the shape of her fingers appeared to the left of his lips. His fists clenched. The cords along his neck stood at attention. His eyes glowered like chips of resin, and his lips were a thin, tight line. Fear coursed through Lee at her own temerity. What had she done? She was alone in a motel room with a total stranger who was dishonest enough to cheat her in business, and she’d just knocked him clear into next week.
Don’t be silly, Walker, he’s not a mind reader. But still she felt that if he got a closer look, he’d know what she’d been doing when he knocked. “I was getting set to go for a run when . ” He flipped a palm up. ” He peered past her to his suitcase which she knew was lying on the bed with the top closed but unzipped. Still she stood like a palace guard, holding the edge of the door with one hand, blocking his entrance. “Listen, what I said before was inexcusable. I’d like to apologize,” Sam Brown offered.
But you did more than just open it! ” “Well, what about you? ” “Sore losers . . ” She stepped closer, towering over him. “Why, you lying, cheating . . ” she shouted. “What the hell are you driving at, Ms. ” “You opened my suitcase, found my unsealed bid, saw that it already had all the necessary signatures, looked it over, and undercut me by a stinking four thousand dollars, then played the benevolent Good Samaritan by turning in my envelope at the bid letting . ” In one swift motion Sam Brown came up out of his chair, swung her around, and stabbed two blunt fingers in the middle of her chest.
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