As You Wish! Finished my second read through so here it is, your teaser from Things Good Girls Don't Do!
“You looked like you could use another.”
Katie’s head snapped up from her list and she covered the napkin quickly.
“Hi Chase. What are you doing here?”
Stupid question. Why else did someone go to a bar? To drink.
He slid into the seat across from her and passed her the mojito. “Shop’s
closed Mondays. Didn’t feel like hanging out at home. And you? I don’t usually see you here unless you’re with your friend Steph.”
She tried to act casual, but the way his eyes keep shifting towards her hand was making her heart pound with anxiety. “I didn’t have any food in my house and didn’t feel like grocery shopping.”
“So you chose to come to a bar on a Monday night?” He said dryly.
“They have great chili fries and I was in the mood for something greasy and really bad for me.” She said defensively.
He nodded toward her hand with a grin that was nothing short of evil. “What were you writing? You looked like you were thinking really
“Just my…to do list. I have a lot of things to do for the Extravaganza. I
was trying to remember everything, but the mojito’s must be getting to me. My handwriting is so messy, I can’t even read what I wrote anyway.” She swallowed and let out a nervous giggle.
“Huh. Well, if you’re feeling a little tipsy, you could just tell me, and I could finish writing it for you.”
She watched his hand creep towards her list and yelped in terror. “No
thanks! I think I’ll just save it for tomorrow, you know, go after it with a
clear head.” She started to slide the napkin closer to her but quick as a snake, Chase reached out and pulled the napkin out from under her hand. Panic rose up, tightening her throat, and she cried hoarsely, “No!”
But Chase had already brought it under his nose and those teasing eyes
shifted as he scanned the first line.“Number One. Get purple streaks in my
She wanted to die. She wanted to curl up in a ball and die a slow,
horrible death. Grabbing her purse, she threw some bills down for Grant before bolting for the door. She couldn’t just sit there and listen to him read off each idiotic idea that had come into her head after one
Note to self. Next time you decide to make a crazy list of things you want to try someday, do it at home.
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