His handsome face, blue eyes, and strong physique can fool anyone into believing he's a good man.
My loyalty to my family makes me despise him.
But I also can't stop thinking about him.Thinking about his kiss.
Everyone in their business knows Verity is perfectly capable of getting herself home, since she’s the gut-them-first-and-ask-questions-later type of operative. She also has the advantage of knowing where she is, which would be helpful.
He accepts the assignment, aware two operatives are better than one when dealing with the nebulous factions who lurk in the shadows. Plus, the chance to get close to Verity to see if his attraction to her is more than a fleeting interest is too good to pass up. Provided she doesn’t gut him first.
Cian is confident in his secret operative abilities, despite wishing to leave them behind. However, his relationship goals leave something to be desired. If he can figure those out… he might stand a chance of getting them both home alive.
Neurosurgeon Mark de Vosse has moved back home but he’s still questioning the wisdom of this. There are far too many Morrisons in this town, and his relatives tend toward nosy. Since his housing situation keeps deteriorating, he needs a place to live, or he’ll end up with some of those nosy relatives. Then several questionable occurrences unsettle Trixi and her grandmother. Moving in with them should improve all of their situations.
Does it matter that Mark is incredibly attracted to his new landlady?