Release Date: June 17, 2019
stepfather nearly ruins both his family name and business, Damien Fiorenza
becomes suspicious of everyone—except for his long-time partner, Ethan Lord. He
doesn’t trust people in authority, much less the woman who weasels her way into
his walled-up heart, alongside his lover of fifteen years.Ethan
dislikes his empathic abilities, especially since they allow him to feel his
mother’s indifference toward him, her only son. Damien, however, has always
made Ethan feel needed, appreciated, and protected—but he can’t voice what
Ethan is desperate to hear. Falling for their new secretary is unexpected, but
she encourages and supports him in ways Damien won’t.Shaylia
Bright’s father chose his secret family over her and her mother. Ever since,
she’s striven to be the best she can be, unable to stomach being second best.
Although an office romance is taboo, she can’t deny the passionate chemistry
among the three of them and finds herself drawn to both her bosses.
A dark and
deep secret from the past forces Damien to raise his defenses. Haunting
revelations tear everyone apart, dooming Shaylia to second best and Ethan to an
incomplete life. Wrought with insecurity and stubbornness, can they find the
courage to accept parts of their painful past in order to forge a path
together, toward a happily ever after?
at Ethan as he asked me if I was okay, and knowing I stood on the brink of a
cliff, the bottom far from sight, I hesitated before nodding.
my waist tightened as he squeezed, his smile flooding my heart. He glanced over
my head—at Damien behind me—and I wondered at the silent communication between
returned his focus to me, to my mouth and released one hand on my hip to slide
up to cradle the back of my head as Damien’s hand settled where his had vacated.
“Can I kiss you?”
touch singed through my capris, and I swallowed a rush of saliva as my heart
pounded in my ears. “Yes.”
at my need to hurry, to rise to my tiptoes to close the distance between us,
but couldn’t help myself. I’d missed him, his touch more than I’d thought. The
softness, the gentle caress of his lips lightened my head and nearly caved my
chest in with the depletion of anxiety.
I belonged to Ethan raged through my body, heightening my already racing pulse.
I grabbed hold of his head and sank into him as he slid his tongue into my
mouth, weakening my knees.
of Damien against my back raced fire over my skin, pebbling every inch, exposed
and beneath clothing. A shift of my hips pressed my ass against his thighs, and
he groaned as his hard length rubbed against my lower back.
fire—lava rushed through my veins, and I shuddered, pulling away from Ethan’s
mouth, gasping for breath. “I-I’ve never done this before,” I somehow managed
to say before trembling took over my body.
things slow,” Ethan whispered, brushing my hair back from my face.
what you want,” Damien added, the heat of his breath lifting the hairs on my
a moan as he sandwiched me fully between the two men, tempting all thought to
flutter from my mind. My head tipped back onto Damien’s shoulder as I fought to
slow my pulse, to catch my breath. He leaned in and kissed Ethan right beside
Ethan … inches from my face.
and my core liquefied as I stared at their hungry mouths, tongues, and teeth,
appearing in flashes as they devoured one another, grinding against me as
though I was a conduit between their bodies.
strength left me, and I sagged between their hardness, my pussy pulsing, thighs
squeezing to ease the ache in my clit. I bit my lip at Ethan’s moan, his
surrender to Damien’s hold on his hair and control of the kiss.
hadn’t come to their condo for sex, but hell if I could think of anything else
at that moment.
scribbler of spicy romance stories. A country bumpkin turned Bay Stater, she
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