We can't be ruled by our past - but Alana's present and future are too scary to let the extravagant and overwhelming Gus Attracelli too close. Unfortunately, Gus isn't one to take no for an answer. Several brief views, near misses and alluring side stepping cause Gus to think he's losing his mind over an elusive woman that can't possibly measure up to his expectations. But her perfume haunts him, a glimpse of her hair intrigues him and a view of just her legs and derriere taunt him until he's obsessed with finding out who this mysterious woman is. With her past history, Alana can't imagine why any man would come near her, much less pursue her with such blinding ferocity as Gus does. She's terrified of the things he can make her feel and runs away from him whenever he comes too close. But Gus never gives up. Can Alana take another chance on love? Can she trust her heart and her future to Gus? Or should she just hide away from him, protecting herself from the crushing pain of heartache if it doesn't work out?Come to my place, a he groaned into her mouth. ... Gus watched her shocked face and shook his head. ... Every time wea#39;re close to each other we have the same effect. ... The man was already running down the hallway in the opposite direction , turning the corner and disappearing into the crowd of ... aPlease tell me our photograph was not taken again! ... Alana slowly found her way to her car and drove aimlessly through the streets of Washington, DC. wondering what she was going toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Love's Not Terrifying|
|Publisher||:||Elizabeth Lennox Books (www.ElizabethLennox.com) - 2009-10-20|