The rings have been selected.
The champagne placed on ice.
The cake decorated.
And the pre-wedding sex is off the charts…
Lucas Vallois and Andrei Hadeon are finally ready to walk down the aisle. There’s just one small problem.
A ghost from Lucas’s past shows up days before the wedding, desperate for help. Against his better judgement, Lucas and his best friend, Ashton Frost, plan a fast trip back to the one place they swore they’d never go: their hometown in Oklahoma. But the danger is worse than they expected.
Now, they’re in a race to track down a killer, keep a young girl safe, and get Lucas back in time to say, “I do.”
drying off with a large, navy blue towel. His head jerked up in surprise, those
beautiful dark eyes skimming over Lucas’s face, instantly reading his mood. He
dropped the towel and came forward, closing the distance between them. Large
hands cupped both of Lucas’s cheeks. The anger he’d been holding on to was
immediately stripped away to reveal the underlying pain that he’d buried deep.
He didn’t question how Andrei knew or what he saw. The man just knew him, and
he would be forever grateful that Andrei was in his life.
Andrei murmured. He leaned in and brushed his lips gently across Lucas’s.
deepened the kiss for a moment, tasting Andrei, letting himself get lost in his
fiancé’s unconditional love. He broke off the kiss before it could stretch.
Snow didn’t give hollow threats. He would come upstairs and drag Lucas out of
the shower if he took too long.
releasing his face. “Your actual sister? Like a blood relative?”
turned the knob for the shower. Since Andrei had just exited the shower, the
water was already hot. He stepped inside under the spray and grabbed the soap.
Cool air brushed against his backside. Lucas looked over his shoulder to find
Andrei holding the door partially open, so he could talk to him without needing
living. You…you never talk about them.”
ago, but the rest are all alive and still in Oklahoma as far as I know. I don’t
talk to them, and until now, they’ve never tried to talk to me.”
rinsing off the soap. He grabbed the shampoo and paused as he watched Andrei.
“Do you want to meet her?”
Lucas had the feeling Andrei was weighing his answer before he finally spoke.
“You’ve met my family.”
were definitely unique, but he wouldn’t change a damn thing about them. He was
proud to have them as his in-laws, even if they both liked to flirt with Snow.
“True, but they love me.”
doesn’t love you. She doesn’t deserve to know you. My family doesn’t deserve to
know someone as amazing as you.” He squeezed a dollop of shampoo into his palm
and roughly scrubbed his hair into a lather.
into the shower. Raising his hands, he threaded his fingers through Lucas’s
soapy ones, capturing his hands so that they were now slowly massaging his
scalp. “Meeting your family isn’t going to change us. I’m here. You’re mine.
We’re getting married in less than two weeks.” He punctuated each sentence with
a sweet kiss, teasing away the anger that had risen once again.
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Jocelynn Drake and Rinda Elliott have teamed up to combine their evil genius to create intense gay romantic suspense stories that have car chases, shoot outs, explosions, scorching hot love scenes, and tender, tear-jerking moments. Their first joint books are in the Unbreakable Bonds series.