#sixsunday is more from the sooper sekrit projekt, which is 2 weeks–or less–from being completed. August thinks she’s there for one reason, and calls her out on it. What he doesn’t know is that she’s really there for another sekrit reason. Coming close to being busted makes Saffron a little nervous.
“Before we go any further, I should let you know that my staff tells me that you may be here under false pretenses.”
It took the power of the universe to keep from jerking free of his grip. Throat tightening, she pushed out a reply. “Really?” Smooth. The one-word response came out in an octave designed to make dogs around the country start howling.
I hope y’all are following me on Twitter by now. Starting Tuesday, I’ll be tweeting my adventures at Romantic Times 2011. I’m told I’ll be drunk most of the time. Come find out. Follow @dee_carney
Or, if you want to just read more excerpts from excellent, albeit sober, authors, visit the official Six Sentence Sunday site here.