Episode 12: Ghosts of Lovers Past

On one hand, he didn’t want her to know he was essentially feeding his addiction by refusing to break the spider web that was his and Syd’s lingering non-relationship. On the other hand, he simply didn’t want Ayesha to know. If she knew he was still talking to Syd, then it would ruin…

He shook his head.

It wouldn’t ruin what didn’t exist.

Episode 11: The Calm Before The Storm

He walked out of the bathroom, a white towel wrapped around his waist and so damn beautiful it wasn’t fair. She’d always known he would grow into this, ever since their high school days. She hadn’t pictured it with facial hair, black strands gracing his shoulders, abs that made her want to bow in worship, and more sex appeal than the earth had water.

Bonus Episode 10b: Affection and Betrayal

When she realized Joel hadn’t commented on her hidden talent, she glanced over at him. He was watching her, the sapphire in his eyes exploding and a nearly invisible smile playing at the corner of his mouth.

“Jealous?” she teased.

His gaze lowered.

Episode 9: The American Assassin

Mike grabbed his wrist. “Don’t drink that.”

“What?”

“The server, she’s not who we had before and it wouldn’t be enough time for there to be a shift change already. Plus, we’re in VIP. We spent money to be here and she doesn’t try to get us to buy a bottle? Wings? Something?”

Ant frowned at his glass. “You’re right.”

Episode 007: Friends and Acquaintances

After giving her a moment to catch herself, she felt when he entered her again. A long groan rumbled from his throat and lifted into the air. He stroked, first long and slow, savoring the heat her body gave him. She loved that she could hear what her body did to him.