Good morning! Are you ready for another WMU Wednesday snippet from The Temperate Warrior? I sure hope so, because in the next couple weeks this book will be available to read in its entirety. Your torment for getting this book in piecemeal will finally be over!
Until then, I offer you another teaser of what's to come. I hope you enjoy!
She turned her head in doubt and he reached for her chin, turning it upward to face him.
“Never shame,” he reiterated sternly. “Tell me you believe in what I say, for I cannot continue to love you if you think my every word is a lie.”
For a split second, Æsa’s heart tripped on the string of affections that fell from her temperate warrior’s mouth. Continue to love you, echoed in her head.
“Say you believe me,” he commanded, pulling her hard into the cage of his arms.
She peered into his eyes and saw a blazing honesty within them. “You love me?”
The strength of his embrace weakened around her, the hard lines around his eyes softened. “I came back for you, did I not?”
Disappointment undulated through her. “Even a bird returns to its native land when winter passes. ‘Tis not
“‘Tis the reason I returned.”
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