By Renee Roszel

The lie drew her in...

Raine, a shy professor, had no safeguard opposed to Cotter Hunt, a prosperous womanizer. After a mistake in his palms, she vows to head approximately her paintings and forget about him with all her center and soul. It's too undesirable that her anthropology category can be undertaking a systematic learn at his beach mansion for an entire month! And it isn't simply Cotter's sexual energy she needs to care for. there's the tried break-in—is treachery afoot?

The good-looking investigative cop makes a play for Raine; in the meantime, Cotter glowers at her within the gentle of day, drawing her into his mattress after darkish. Raine's weak spot for Cotter terrifies her. She is falling in love with a guy who makes use of ladies and tosses them away like rubbish. Why can't she think deep affection for her candy, trouble-free cop? prior to the month is over, her existence should be without end replaced. Will it's for better—or for worse?

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What makes you think I'd do a thing like that? " I t was some distance from the squ are to his hu t. By the time Mishka reached the gate he was ou t of breath. He drew off his trou sers as he ran throu gh the gate, and, his 51 bare legs gleaming in the sunlight, he burst into the hut. " Not a sound could be heard inside. A black swarm of flies was buzzing around the stove. M ishka ran into the yard, to the barn, and into the orchard, but couldn't find his mother, his father, or his grandfather.

Proshka swung a stick and struck i\1ishka on the shoulder. Vitka stuck out his foot and Mishka went Hy ing headlong, hitting the ground with a thud. The boy s roared and threw themselves on him. Natasha shrieked and scratched 11ishka's neck with her nails. Some­ one kicked him hard in the stomach . Shaking Proshka off, M ishka jumped up, then getting down on all fours, wriggled off like a chased hare, and dashed home. They whistled after him, threw a stone, but they didn't pursue him. Mishka caugh t his breath only when he plunged into the green prickly hemp bushes.

Mishka was filled with terror. " His grandfather didn't answer him, but his mother started again to cry and lament. 57 The firing went on till dawn, then stopped. �1 ishka curled himself up on the bench like a little twisted loaf and dropped off into a restless sleep . At daybreak a group of horsemen galloped along the street in the direction of the Executive Committee building. His grandfather roused him and they went into the vard . ' Smoke soon rose in a black column from the Executive Committee building, and the fire lapped at the surrounding huts.

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