By Lynn Austin
It turns out an ideal backdrop for what Violet Hayes longs to adventure: a bit secret, a bit romance. To be sincere, it's greater than a bit secret. She schemed her technique to Chicago to find the mum she slightly remembered. As for love good, with assistance from her grandmother and 3 nice aunts, that's coming alongside well in addition maybe too good. every one of her kin together with her saintly grandmother turns out to have a separate schedule for her. during a summer time, Violet's global will open huge sooner than her eyes. yet within the wake of discovery, she needs to have the option to figure out which course and which guy will eventually be the precise lifetime selection for her.
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From sucking on a hot dog? ” Ava kept making throaty groans. His brain overloaded. He imagined dragging her across the console and giving her another reason to moan. Pushing down her sweatpants and pressing her legs wide open. Burying his face between her thighs. Turning her moans into screams of ecstasy as she came against his mouth in a wet rush. ” “Uh. Yeah. ” Dammit. He eyed the balled-up wrapper in her hand. “You finished yours? ” “I was hungry,” she retorted. ” You have no idea. Chase took a bite and chewed.
Rumors abounded about the trail of broken hearts he left across the country. A couple of snarky reporters dubbed him “Chase’n Tail McKay” since his personal life overshadowed his professional career. Welcome to the club, bub. The next series of articles, dated the last three months, hinted at Chase settling into a relationship with Sheree Bishop, daughter of Lou Bishop, billionaire owner of Bishop’s Sporting Goods, the PBR’s new sponsor. During one interview, Sheree admitted she and Chase were “serious” but Chase neither confirmed nor denied Sheree’s claim.
Ginger arched an eyebrow. “I know what it looks like. But Chase and I are just friends.