People putting their hands in food is even grosser, Harper said, and Marcy stuck her tongue out.
You know, the celebration of the day of your birth—He nudged her with an elbow, though his spine slipped and shifted with the movement. The cane groaned as he pressed his weight upon it. I had no idea that she-devils actually had them.
She stuck out her tongue. Yes, even my kind has them.Chaol grinned. So you asked her to throw one for you? Considering how the last party had gone … He might very well wind up one of those people slipping away into a darkened bedroom. Especially if Yrene wore that dress again.Not exactly, Yrene said wryly. I mentioned that my birthday was coming up, and how dull your plans for it were …
He chuckled. Presumptuous of you.She batted her eyelashes. And I might have mentioned that in all my years here, Ive never been to the desert and was debating a trip of my own, but that Id be sad to not celebrate with her …
And Im guessing that she suggested an oasis owned by her family instead?
Yrene hummed. A little overnight excursion to Aksara—half a days ride to the east, to their permanent tented camp within the oasis.Ill race you, he said.
Yrenes eyes sparkled. And to his shock she breathed, The prize?He could not remember the last time. The last time he had felt so aware of every bit of breath and blood, simmering and thrumming, in his body.
A kiss. When and where of my choosing.What do you mean where.