“What was that all about? I’ve never seen you so hated by someone of the fairer sex.” Tik mused when the men finally sat down at their own table. Ken sighed a little.
“Remember the Thai woman I met in Barcelona at the Fashion Show? After I had spent the afternoon with her sister? That’s them.”
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Brody managed to complete her lesson plans earlier than expected. With the extra time, she stopped by a local bodega and picked up some wine. Although caffeine and alcohol were long removed from her menu, she still thought Collin would appreciate it. From his voice this afternoon, it sounded like this was going to be a heavy conversation.Read the rest of this entry
Brody walked into El Cerito High School and headed straight for the office.
“Good afternoon, Claire!” She smiled at the office assistant. The middle age woman smiled back and reached under the counter, extracting a few pink notes.
“Hello, Brody, here are your phone messages. Your ESL books have arrived, too. I had the boxes moved to your office.”Read the rest of this entry
It was a relaxed atmosphere while the food was being consumed.
“I have something for you.” Brody said, reaching into her purse. “Joe gave it to me. I think it’s from your sister.” She handed him a cream envelope with his name neatly written across it. It felt like several pages at least.Read the rest of this entry
Brody blinked. Was it her or did the man in front of her stare at her body? She mentally shook her head.
When her tortillas arrived, she looked at the untouched snack before raising her eyebrow at Collin.Read the rest of this entry
“I’m sorry.” The gruff apology pulled Brody out of her reverie. She looked up, squinting as her eyes focused on the man standing next to her table. She felt a little too wilted to spar with him, yet she needed to show she was no pushover.
“Mr. Logan. It seems that you pop up in all the places I am. Are you stalking me?”Read the rest of this entry