It's stunning to me that it's already been a year since the night Fen and I said our vows under the starry sky beside the river. This is our anniversary, but it's also so much more.
And I can handle the shovel, Qhuinn tacked on. Theyll never find the body.The two of them pounded knuckles and looked so dead serious that Layla had to roll her eyes. But then she was smiling.
You know something? she said to the three of them. I really believe … that its all going to be okay. Were going to work it out, together, because thats what families do.As she rose up on her tiptoes and kissed her male, she said, Love has a way of fixing everything … even your daughter starting to date.Which is not going to happen, Xcor countered. Ever.
My man, Qhuinn said, backing him up. I knew I liked you—Oh, for the love, Layla muttered as the debate resumed, and Blay started laughing and Qhuinn and Xcor continued bonding.
But it turned out she was right.
Everything worked out just as it was supposed to, and love triumphed over all kinds of challenges. And years and years and years later … Lyric did actually date someone.The floor? He picks up his duffle bag and suitcase, shouldering past me. Surrendering, I let him pass without an argument, trailing after him. No can do, Jim. This body is a temple.
We are not sharing the bed.Is it because you dont trust yourself with me?
No. Its because I dont trust you.Oz snickers. Come on, itll be fun.