Today's six come from the book I'm in the midst of writing. It's about halfway done and I'm about ready to kill the characters...
Ahem... So, without any further ado, please meet James McKenzie and Rebecca Alexander - who have known each other all of about 5 minutes before they fall into bed together.
There was a fine line between daring and stupid, and as Rebecca stared in horror at the man lying beside her, she realized she crossed it.Pain slashed through her temples as she leaped up from the bed, and promptly stumbled over one of his boots. Her ankle twisted sharply, but she ignored it as she tried to will her eyes into seeing in the still-dark room. What time was it? Had anyone noticed her absence?And where the bloody hell was her chemise?
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ETA: I probably should have mentioned, this is from my upcoming historical release from Aspen Mountain Press/Aurora Regency Historicals. It's due out this fall! :D