learn to dance.
look in his eyes. “I had only known for about a week. I hadn’t told anyone
but Bethany. I only told her because I needed someone to buy the pregnancy
test.” I take a deep breath and continue. “I was still trying to wrap
my head around it. I was scared, but I was going to tell you. I just wasn’t
planning on running again? Maybe you’re thinking about keeping this one to
up at him. He’s smiling at me in a way that says he knows he’s being an ass.
“No! It never even crossed my mind.”
looks out at Jenny and her friends playing. “Every time I think about the
years I’ve missed with her, I want to hate you.” He’s silent for a moment,
then turns to look at me. “Why the
fuck can’t I hate you?”
don’t know. Why can’t I hate you?”
love, not someone that you’re trying to protect. You need to find a wom…”
over my mouth. “You love me?”
just said, realizing what I had blurted out.
Oh my God, no. I try to speak,
but his hand is still blocking my mouth.
He slowly moves it, resting it on my jaw. “Do you love me, Bethany?”
that you have been in love with him for years? After a moment’s hesitation, I
decide to go with the truth. “I fell in
love with your letters.”
sure it was shit.”
because I know I caused pain. Reed’s
parents divorced when he was barely more than a baby. He rarely saw his dad growing up. On the few occasions he did, his mother would
throw such a fit that it ruined any time he and his dad had together. “No, it hasn’t been bad.”
each other so much, after all these years.
That’s how I want us to be. I
never want either one of us to forget how we feel today.”
do my best to make sure we feel the same way when we’re old and gray.”
he asks as his body starts to relax against mine.
he says, “Smile at me every time you see me, tell me you love me every day, and
give me head as often as possible.”
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About the Authors
Emily Minton is a Kentucky native. She claims she bleeds blue–Wildcat Blue!
Emily loves to read, and this love of the written word led to her writing
Author, who is known for her best-selling “Renegade Sons MC” series that she
co-authored with Author Emily Minton. But she started her journey co-authoring
the series “Resisting Love” with Author Chantal Fernando.
to three beautiful little girls (Sarah (2007), Grace (2010), and Ava (2014))
hasn’t stopped this Canadian Firecracker from pursuing her dreams of becoming a
Song Series with her friend and fellow writer, Author Emily Minton; on top of
serving as a mentor and support system for many Authors in the Indie community
over the past few years. On top of that, she is also going to be working with
two other authors on a few projects. Including a few solo projects.
the written word, and she’s extremely thankful that she has to ability to share
the ramblings from the characters inside of her head with the rest of the
hugest girl crush on Author Kristen Ashley, who is her personal idol and helped
inspire Dawn in the beginning of her Indie career.