The moment of truth had arrived. Her hands appeared to be tied behind her. How lucky for Thia that she literally bumps into a seductive artist who shows with a paint brush that he understands passion in the very best way. A friend sets her up on a blind date, but when she arrives at their designated meeting place an art gallery , he calls and cancels at the last minute. But what's a guy to do? Thia's a recent widow--beautiful, successful she owns her own accounting firm , but lonely. But then, her mom was a long way off. So much for facing her sexuality.
A centuries old djinni betrayed. Additional Information Francis Drake francisdrakebooks. The last thing he needs is a beautiful woman itching to be taught the art of the sensual. And there was maybe one time when Derek actually admitted feeling 'something' for Thia; other than that, it was like they were just scratching an itch. In one of the paintings she danced. There was a bit of a surprise in the whole drug-trafficking case at the end, which was a somewhat clever twist, but it was too little, too late for me.
Authors alphabetically: Problem with this page? Any resemblance to actual persons living or dead is strictly coincidental. I tried to like it, kept hoping for an emotional connection with these characters, but it just wasn't there. Nervously, she smoothed her hands over her hips, aware her fitted, soft lavender suit left little to the imagination as to the shape of her athletic body. Derek's not really looking for a relationship with a woman right now--he's got a job to do. God, Thia, give it up. All of them portrayed the girl.
She hoped the suit and pumps screamed, Fuck me. Near the center of the tent, a girl adorned in brightly colored but translucent silks, was locked in a bronze cage. Gradually, Derek got more and more dominant, and Thia was his submissive. Tugging at the skirt of her tailored suit, she started off at a good clip. It was time to move on with her life and get a relationship. Can this thoroughly mismatched couple find comfort and vindication in each other's arms? And now, to find the man who would accommodate that wish.
Do you see anything you like? With a sense of humor and understanding nature, she hoped. · · · · · · Member Since: Feb, 2009 Francis Drake, to update your pages on AuthorsDen. A sense of foreboding consumed Thia as she looked over the paintings. He stays mostly to himself. Thia would say to herself she wasn't going to see him again, that she wasn't comfortable with the way she acted when she was around him, but as soon as he called, that all went out the window.
I kept reading and got no answers. Several blocks and two alleys later, she entered the Unique Art Gallery , out of breath and anxious. Does he imagine himself the one losing control or having it? Now in the gallery, her heart thumped like a jungle drum. But lately, it seemed sex was all she thought about. Her gaze sought the picture of the girl being handed over again. She would avoid it no longer, at least for tonight. My name is Fran and I own the gallery.
Kind of romantic, in a funny sort of way. There were other moments of degradation, including Derek asking Thia to get in a sort of dog cage while he was painting. By then I didn't really care what happened to either of these characters. The first depicted a Middle Eastern desert tent. The heat, the whispered words, the friction of one body against another, the scent—her breasts ached with the images those words conjured. What would it be like? July had assured Thia that Aaron was handsome, charming and a man who knew his way around women.
More importantly, can their love sur by Journey back to the intrigue and romance of the American Revolution, where spies can be anyone and trust may prove deadly. Well, Thia and Derek have their night of passion, and then some. Thia's a recent widow--beautiful, successful she owns her own accounting firm , but lonely. At one point Derek tells Thia not to love him or something to that effect, because he had done some bad things. Well, okay, these things happen. They are each three hundred ninety-nine dollars.
If you see anything else you like just let me know. So if Derek can get close to them, he can find out if they are trafficking drugs and young women from Asia by using their luxury yacht. Freely share your Books, Poems, Articles, Stories, Blogs, News and Events! Women hit on him but he usually turns them down. This probably irked me the most. Or maybe not… She looked at the man standing before her again. In the last painting, the sultan held out the leash to another man, also dressed in fine robes.