And so they see the light…
Prologue, Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Chapter 4, Chapter 5, Chapter 6, Chapter 7, Chapter 8, Chapter 9, Chapter 10, Chapter 11, Chapter 12, Chapter 13, Chapter 14, Chapter 15, Chapter 16, Chapter 17, Chapter 18 Marco watched the car drive through the avenue of cypresses away from him. He thought about flagging it […]
But just because it felt perfect, did not mean that it was.
He found her in the winery, glass in hand, her head thrown back in laughter while strands of her dark hair glinted in the low lights of the cellar.
“Disappointment follows us like a shadow sometimes, and though you put on a brave face, and try to keep the hurt inside, it is that pride that may prevent you from getting rid of it. Why don’t you call, mmm?”
It was foolish to deny his feelings, but would she betray him like Sophia did?
It came as a shock to her as well, her defence of the man she had earlier questioned.
“Well Leila, don’t you think you’re taking the part too far? A bit too over enthusiastic, aren’t you?”
Her eyes glinted and he knew the moment she levelled them on his, she was upset.
Love for convenience sake…