in a cab and gone home. I didn’t even have a purse with me, only
some cash in my back pocket. I hadn’t wanted anybody to find my ID
and put two and two together.
a little public out here.”
He grabbed my arm and pulled me around to the side of the building,
where there was no one but us. “Tell me what’s wrong with you.”
make a move. But you made me feel like…”
him, instinct taking over, and his hand was out in a flash to grip my
wrist. He had the reflexes of a cat to go with the way he moved.
who flashes her tits and tries to come on to me. You’re the girl
who tries to hit me because she doesn’t know what else to do to
pretend she doesn’t want me.” He leaned in, pushing me back until
I was pressed against the sun-warmed bricks of the Clubhouse, still
holding their heat from earlier in the day. My body burned the way
not used to guys talking to you that way. But you like it. You like
it when I do it, and you hate yourself for it, and you put up walls
between us.” His body was against me, all muscle and strength and
power. I felt the heat coming from him, too, just like that from the
bricks. Sweat trickled down the back of my neck.
“Not this way.”
have to try so hard.”
until our eyes met. “I wouldn’t work so hard to get through to
you if you didn’t work so hard to keep me away. Why don’t you
just give in to what you want? What we both want?”
of control. My knees were jelly, the blood rushing in my ears.
forget.” He brushed his lips against mine, ever so gently, causing
a blazing inferno to erupt and consume me. I leaned further in,
closer to him, but he pulled back with a devilish grin.
I know what you want better than you do. And I can give it to you.”
He licked his lips. “You want it?”
I breathed. It was so easy to give in. Drake was right.
Lewis is a romance author from the Midwest who writes about smart,
sexy, sassy women and hot, possessive alpha males. Her favorite bad
boys to write about include sports players, mafia, bikers,
billionaires and the bad-ass next door. You can find her cooking,
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