Mark looked both surprised and pleased. “And how completely pissed is she to fall for a blighter like you?” He laughed at Michael, reaching across to shake Amy’s hand.
Then his eyes warmed, and a slow smile pulled at his lips.
“I came up to scope out the bathroom,” he said, “But I can see you have another project you might want some help with.”
With you. That would be the answer. I’d want to be with you.
Was she brave enough to tell him everything?
“You do have sheets on your bed, right?
He made a disgruntled face. “What kind of man do you take me for?”
“Sorry. You just can’t imagine some of the bad dates I’ve had.”
Topic: “Bad Dates”
He wanted her safe. And then he wanted to strangle her. Damn that girl.
Topic: Long Distance
“Word’s been going around the dock that you’re looking for a companion, and here I am. Send the rest away, lovey.” She grinned widely, then remembered her missing teeth and closed her lips into a tight smile.
Topic: “Fatal Attraction”
“I think,” he said, grazing her lips just once more with his, “That it’s been awfully nice being naughty with you.”
Topic: Naughty or Nice