Against the Sun (The Raines of Wind Canyon)
It's now not in bodyguard Jake Cantrell's activity description to proportion his suspicions along with his assignments. appealing govt Sage Dumont could be responsible, yet Jake's not on her payroll. As a former distinctive forces marine, Jake trusts his intestine, and it really is telling him there is something off a few cargo arriving at Marine Drilling overseas. His intuition is aroused…in extra methods than one.
A savvy businesswoman, Sage understands higher than to take a few employed gun's "hunch" as gospel. And but she is studying to not underestimate the guy her grandfather employed to guard her. decided to end up Jake mistaken, Sage does a few digging of her personal and turns up lethal information she was once by no means intended to see.
Drawn right into a terrifying internet of lies and deceit—and into emotions they cannot come up with the money for to explore—what Jake and Sage discover could be frighteningly worse than they ever imagined.
Thinks he’s impossible to resist to girls. That little gal will exhibit him—you simply wait and see.” Sage had simply laughed, yet Jake had recognized Annie too lengthy to push aside her evaluations out of hand. on the other hand, probably this time she will be fallacious. Whatever lay forward, for the subsequent weeks Jake wasn’t going to contemplate Alex or Ben or paintings or whatever that didn’t contain his spouse and rest. There’d be time sufficient while he bought again domestic to choose which task he used to be going to take. One in.
Sage indirectly. within the cousin, Zahra, Sage had sensed no underlying disquiet. It made her ponder whether she may be mistaken, and A’lia was once chuffed. Whatever the reality, it was once none of her enterprise. She was resolute to make a multimillion-dollar deal, store a boatload of cash for Marine Drilling and turn out to her grandfather she was once able to operating the corporate whilst Michael Curtis retired subsequent 12 months. She entered her workplace, by accident brushing opposed to Jake’s thick chest as he held open the.
She likes him simply fine.” Sage cocked an eyebrow. “Even if you’re right—and I’m no longer convinced—it couldn’t move at any place. Rina’s no longer into macho men.” Jake regarded down on the stack of magazines at the around oak espresso desk. A Forbes rested on most sensible. “What approximately you? contemplating the kind of man you’re going to marry, it doesn’t appear like you’re a lot into macho males, either.” Her eyes met his. “Big powerful men such as you are for flings, Jake. They aren’t the type of males ladies marry.”.
Of—” His laughter reduce her off. “I recognize. you simply glance so damned luscious. It makes me wish you in all places again.” And damned if her cheeks didn’t get even pinker. might be she relatively used to be contemplating intercourse. Or if she wasn’t, he figured he’d simply positioned the concept again in her head. “Your pals may be the following any minute,” she advised him a bit tartly. The reminder ended his teasing and taken his innovations again to the paintings forward. “Before they come, there’s whatever I’ve been eager to.
It used to be simply enterprise. This time while I checked out his airline price ticket purchases, I observed he made quarterly journeys to Vegas. He’s a member of Grazie. That’s the Venetian gamers membership. I didn’t locate any indication he was once in monetary hassle, yet their files convey he will get firstclass therapy. that claims he gambles big-time.” “And unquestionably loses lots. dear hobby.” “For sure.” And a guy with the playing monkey on his again may perhaps use the bring up that got here with the advertising to.