Lone Wolf Returns June 11, 2016
“All right,” she agreed quietly. “Keep your secrets. But expect me to keep mine as well.”
“I’m not deliberately lying to you, Matilda.”
“No, you’re neatly side stepping any questions that you don’t feel like answering. Men have their secrets. I respect that. But if you expect this relationship to go any further, you have to be honest with me.”
“I don’t want to scare you away,” he admitted. His chin dropped, his eye shaded by long, black lashes.
“You’d be surprised how hard I am to scare.” She flashed her crooked smile.
© 2016 Dellani Oakes