By Maureen Smith
Journalist Riley Kane has lengthy suspected that the dying of her fiance, Trevor, a San Antonio police officer, used to be no longer an easy twist of fate. the one one who can discover the reality approximately Trevor is his former associate, Noah Roarke. yet recommendations of Noah fill Riley with accountable longing. Noah saved his distance from appealing, tempting Riley whereas Trevor was once alive. Now she's again, in his office-and in his palms. Blindsided by means of the warmth that surges among them, Noah tells himself that the earlier he is helping Riley locate closure, the earlier she will be able to go away city. yet getting her out of his process -- and out of his middle -- will not be that easy...
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She was surprised by the bitterness she heard in her own voice. So was Noah, apparently. For several moments he didn’t say a word. ” She turned slowly to face him. “I think it’s possible Trevor already knew Conrad Weiss. ” Noah couldn’t have looked more stunned if she’d announced she was giving birth to his baby by Immaculate Conception. ” he whispered. ” Riley hesitated, biting her bottom lip. ” “Wait, just hear me out! In the dreams, I see Trevor and Weiss talking to each other, but I can’t hear what they’re saying.
Noah chuckled grimly. “Yeah. ” Paulo grinned. ” “Bastard,” Noah grumbled without rancor. ” After a moment, Paulo’s expression turned thoughtful. ” “Yep. ” Noah paused, beer bottle halfway to his mouth as he studied his companion. , Sanchez. ” Paulo nodded slowly. ” A round of raucous male laughter drew their attention toward the pool table in the corner, where several of their comrades were teasing Mario Cruz, a young officer who’d recently been invited to join the Sunday Night Pool Sharks, as the group had dubbed themselves several years ago.
Although it was Saturday, she knew he wouldn’t be sleeping in, just as she’d known he would be at the office late last night. It was funny how she could know so much about a man who’d always made a point of keeping her at arm’s length. Just as she was about to climb out of her car, she glanced in the rearview mirror and saw the man in question jogging up the street toward the house. Riley waited until he’d nearly reached the Avalon before opening the door and stepping from the vehicle. Noah stopped on the other side of the car, sweaty and undeniably sexy in black athletic shorts and a gray sweatshirt with the sleeves torn off.
A Guilty Affair by Maureen Smith