I wrapped my arms around him like I was saving an oak tree.
If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.
When Ginny realized I wouldn’t ask Max for a divorce, her request became an ultimatum. One day she screamed, “Make up your mind, Simon. It’s either me or your wife, you can’t have it both ways.
Why is it… that temptations of the world seem to be stronger than romance? Is it because of biological imperative of reproduction; so wham-bam-thank-you-ma’am has to take precedence? And your prospect Special Guy finally appears to be nothing more than cheap imitation of things that might have been?
My dear, if heaven is truly a place, then it is situated in your heart, that special place, that was reserved for me.
Writhing bodies fused as one on the dance floor, limbs tingling, lungs drunk on the lust-filled air.
It was as if we’d known each other for a thousand years.
She had streaked blonde hair, long and straight, parted in the middle framing high cheek bones, an aquiline nose and beautiful deep blue eyes. She was young, around 30, tall and lithe with a good body, athletic, not skinny. She wore a sleeveless black dress that exposed her toned arms and shoulders, indicating regular workouts or yoga. There was a hint of vein running the length of her lean muscle. This girl stood out like an arabian in a corral full of draft horses.
The physicality between us was like nothing I’d experienced before. Just the brush of his fingertips over my cheek was enough to make me feel undressed and naked. “I don’t know,
She had assumed they would see each other every day but she hadn’t really thought about the implications of having an affair with a married man. It wasn’t going to be a normal relationship.