John seemed like a guy who needed to be in the action. For him to be staring out at the car meant there was no one inside with him.
Not that it mattered—they were both dripping in the shadow of the building.Thunder ripped through again and the rain flew at them sideways.
They both moved as close as they could to the door, and still the rain managed to reach their feet.Looking down at her soaked shirt and cotton shorts, Trina started to laugh.Soon Dante joined her.
This is nuts, she said in English.It can last for hours or minutes, he told her.
She poked her head out from under the eaves and looked at the gray sky.
I think we’re somewhere in between. When she looked at Dante again, he was standing closer. He reached out and pushed a wet strand of hair from her face.Yeah, but… Didn’t Kieran tell you that he pulled me off the case? He wants me out of the picture now.
Yes, Bria said patiently, and sat at the table. He did tell me that. She frowned harder. You weren’t actually thinking of listening to him, were you? Because if so, I seriously misjudged your personality.Wait, wait, wait. Daisy hurried to the last chair and sat. We have to start at the beginning. There are issues we need to discuss regarding that stalking S.O.B.
We were supposed to do this in a private family talk, Mordecai mumbled, and a different sort of anticipation jiggled my stomach. They were going to bring up what had happened between me and Kieran.I hated when they were disappointed. It always cut right through me.