Born in Shame (Born in Trilogy, Book 3) by Nora Roberts
By Nora Roberts
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A proficient photo artist, Shannon Bodine's lifestyles revolved round her activity at a prestigious big apple ads organization. yet her global used to be grew to become the wrong way up whe she discovered the id of her genuine father: Thomas Concannon. Respecting her overdue mother's final want, Shannon reluctantly traveled to County Clare. There, her loneliness and disgrace melted away within the include of the family members she by no means knew existed. And amid the luxurious Irish panorama steeped in mysticism and legend, she came upon the potential of a love that was once intended to be...
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Sebastian remembered the feel of her slender body pressed against him. He imagined he smelled the heady fragrance of night-blooming jasmine as the heat of her wrapped about him. The smell of meat cooking on the grill outside, the sound of glasses clinking and people laughing, faded to nothing. For a few incredible minutes, standing there in a back hallway of his best friend's house, holding his best friend's fiance, Sebastian had felt an aching yearning that had gone miles beyond sexual desire.
The question was a gun to Sebastian's head. Shit. He knew she still had feelings for Cole no matter what she said. He was still a fucking idiot. "Not the only wizard with T-FLAC. " She shifted so her chin was propped on her palm, which lay uncomfortably over Sebastian's churning heart. " You won't do either, Sebastian thought savagely, rolling over to cover her body and pin her where she lay. Not "do some things" nor leave. Maybe, if he was very lucky, confirming her death for himself would eventually give him peace.
Michaela managed to get her mouth open just enough to bite down hard. She tasted his blood. Good. A knock-down, drag-out fight would deplete the surplus adrenaline surging through her body. But a fight wasn't what he wanted, and she was suddenly terrified he'd prevent her doing her last-minute sabotage to the nuclear device. Then everything she'd endured for two years would be in vain. She fought him like a wild woman. Teeth, nails, knees, and fists. "Jesus, it's m--" She wasn't in the mood for chatty.