Beau and Lola exited a gold elevator. They’d been quiet since the car. At the
end of a long hallway was a single black-lacquer door with a knob in the
center. Her heart beat faster. It’d been nine years since she’d been with a man
other than Johnny. And about that long since she’d wanted to.
been released inside her. She stared at the doorway, which was a threshold, a
point of no return, a choice plain and simple. Sweat beaded on her upper lip.
his steps deliberate. “If I force you into that room, then it isn’t your
That doesn’t make my choices right.”
and me only. Take control of what you want.”
neckline of her dress. “You’re right,” he said. “I have no idea what you want.
Since your nipple isn’t hard between my fingers. And you weren’t wet earlier as
you sucked me off.”
“doesn’t mean I want this. You can’t control my mind or my heart no matter what
concerned about your heart? Keep it. I’ll use your body. I won’t be gentle. And
when I’m finished, you can have it back.”
shouldn’t. But his words were even more erotic than his touch. Her legs
trembled from them, threatening to give out.
and pinned it above her head. “This is what you want, isn’t it?” he asked. “For
me to take your choice away? Then no one will have to know that you want this
just as badly as I do. That you wanted it the night we met.”
Beau.’ Then I open the hotel room door. And every time I tell you what to do,