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By Charlotte Boyett-Compos

Famous person Kiernan fell in love with undesirable boy Dáire Cronin figuring out his task as a covert operative may perhaps take him clear of her ceaselessly, yet she by no means anticipated he may go back to find her heartbreaking secret—and to recapture her love.


For seven years, whereas celebrity Kiernan ran her elite Panama urban eating place, covert operative Dáire Cronin was once usually off saving the area. Their love used to be fierce, passionate, and unbroken through Dáire’s lengthy absences. Then, at the eve of his most deadly task, the 2 fought. Dáire left with out realizing Star’s mystery and was once captured.

Dáire has back. ideas of megastar stored him alive for the earlier fourteen months, yet she has considering came across solace within the hands of one other man—and her mystery has simply grown. but, Dáire doesn’t do defeat. This undesirable boy should be delivered to his knees and tortured, yet regardless of the enemy or the chances, the warrior will degree a frontal attack to regain the girl of his desires. Their connection was once cast by way of future. Victory—and real love—will be his irrespective of the associated fee.

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He hung his head. As furious as he was with Gentry, he couldn’t fault Star for feeling the way she did. He pinched the bridge of his nose between his thumb and middle finger. ” he asked. ” He lifted his head, hurt playing across his handsome features. ” he asked. Star stared into his eyes. “No, I didn’t give her away. Jillian is a special-needs child,” she told him. “She required more care than I am capable of giving her. ” “Special needs,” he said. His heart was no longer pounding but racing.

Three times until she bucked in his grip, thrusting her hips up in offering, in pleading. Outside the storm had reached the shore and lightning was flaring almost constantly. Shrill shrieks across the sky were followed by booming thunder, but Dáire doubted Star was aware of the violence of the gale lashing at the bedroom windows. Though rain hammered against the panes and a strobe-like flash came every few seconds, he knew she was now lost in the needs her body insisted she fulfill. Sliding his body over hers, he slanted his mouth across her lips and claimed her.

That she had little human feelings—no human emotion other than anger—made her a formidable enemy, and making her his enemy was not something Dáire wanted to do. He was about to walk to the phone when he felt Star’s presence in the great room. She was standing in the doorway, the sheet from his bed wrapped around her. “It’s about to storm,” she said, and there was disquiet in her pretty green eyes. Knowing she was terrified of bad weather, he went to her and drew her into his arms. He could feel her trembling against him even though the thunder was miles away.

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