Eight years later, Melissa has moved on and made a life for herself. Then Joe re-enters her life, claiming a place in her heart that he has no right to expect. But how is she going to cope with the constant reminder of the past when he's now her new boss?
From the moment they meet again Melissa realises the old attraction is still there, but she's determined not to give in, even if it means quitting her job. Her will power is put to the test when she's forced to stay at the hotel over the weekend and Joe promptly lures her into joining him for dinner. When the conversation turns intimate, Melissa leaves the table and runs back to her room in tears. Joe follows her and Melissa reveals a secret from the past.
Joe does not take the news well. But after eight years, is there enough left between them for a second chance?
Magazine editor Samantha Parker meets her new neighbour Stephen Parker over a wrong mail delivery. The attraction is fast and strong, the desire to taste his sexy mouth fierce. But a previous bad experience with a neighbour prevents her from acting upon her urges. The question is, for how long?
As soon as their eyes meetStephen Parker is hooked. Determined to take what he desires—his stunning new neighbour—he won't give up on his plans even though she flatly refuses his invitation for homemade pasta. But there is always a next time and Stephen doesn't quit easily, he'll just bide his time until another opportunity arises.