By Iris Johansen
Kate Gilbert is a girl with out a past—or even a passport—to tie her down. Raised via smugglers, she lives on her wits, relishing the feel of freedom that in simple terms the lifetime of the open sea grants. All she is familiar with of affection she has discovered from vintage literature.
Nothing she examine in Shakespeare, even if, may possibly arrange her for Beau Lantry. The brash, good-looking playboy is helping her out of a tricky scrape and places his personal lifestyles at the line to save lots of her pal. Now Kate is in Beau’s debt, and as reluctant as she is to compromise her hard-won independence, she’s intrigued by means of the possibility of a brand new type of lifestyles within the fingers of this prosperous stranger. yet can Beau hold her out of harm’s manner lengthy sufficient to persuade her that happiness is worthy abandoning a global of ever-present hazard?
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Oh no, is that a wrinkle I see right below my left eye? Note to self: Buy more Caudalie Wrinkle Serum stat. “Isabel Francesca. I love you so much. I love you. I’m sorry for everything. I didn’t mean for everything to turn out so badly. I was just so hurt by what happened that I selfishly took it out on you. ” “Mom, you don’t have to say anything. It’s okay. We’re good now, that’s all that matters. I’m so excited to come home soon. Eddie has grown so much. You’ll love him when you meet him. ” “Okay, Isabel.
Alicia yelled as she jumped from the opposite side of the steps. ” I shouted out to him. “Heh? No le entiendo hija. ” Evie, Alicia and I have him to thank for growing up in a trilingual family. While our first language was always English, we spoke our native dialect as well as Spanish quite fluently. As the afternoon wore on, I splashed around in my rubber tubing, edging my way toward the line separating the five foot depth and the gradual descent into ten feet of water. This was me. Cautious, methodical.
Not today, not really ever. I left that drama-filled life years ago. I checked myself out in the large mirror by our entryway. “Uh-huh. Okay, Mom, yes. Mom, can I call you back next weekend? ” “Francesca, I love you. ” “I love you too, Mom. ” “I love you, Francesca. I love you. Take care of your sisters. You are the strong one, the one who survived through it all. They are all damaged because of me. Take care of Uncle Miles. He is good to me, Francesca. Please make sure he has a roof over his head, that’s all I ask.
Blue Velvet (Beau Lantry, Book 2) by Iris Johansen