The Set Up
Elena has had a rough few months and is in London, waiting for a flight to Edinburgh on her way to start her new life. She gets a whiff of a man behind her in line and it sets off a fantasy of naked limbs and tangled sheets, but when she gets a look at his face? Holy show! Then she remembers why she hates beautiful men.
He stirred an ancient hunger deep within her belly, and lower still, as though she had a primal knowledge of his rock-hard body, steely arms, and crushing lips.
Twenty feet apart and total strangers, Elena felt scorched by the heat that radiated between them. She extinguished the fire quickly as her mind filled with memories of another egotistical jerk who had oozed such an overload of self-confidence. Over the past few months, Elena MacFarland graduated from law school, became engaged, passed the bar exam, and landed her dream job. She’d also been dumped on her ass, fired, served with a restraining order, and evicted by Martin J. Worthington, III, who was both her former boss and ex-future-father-in-law. Arrogance did not impress her.
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