By Richard Matheson
Executive mathematician Chris Barton lives a regimen life—until, on the finish of a normal workday, he reveals his automobile lacking from the worker parking zone. while he eventually arrives domestic, there's a stranger residing in his house—a guy who claims to be him. Thrust without warning right into a surreal global the place the facts of his senses can't be depended on and strangers are attempting to kill him, Chris needs to keep away from violent assassins whereas following a path of cryptic clues to regain his existence.
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Had even once suspected it. “I’ll resign,” she snapped. ” Lucian shrugged mockingly. ” Her teeth snapped together as she fought to hold back her screams of outrage. “I will not be your toy,” she informed him coldly. ” His eyes narrowed. “You’ll be much more that that, Tally,” he told her darkly. “Like it or not, the countdown starts now. Enjoy your freedom while you can. I told you, baby, you made a mistake in the office that last day. ” She fought for imperious calm but was afraid she came across as viperously snide.
Lucian sighed as the backs of his fingers smoothed over the curve of her breast while Devril cupped the other in his worker’s hands. The heat of Devril’s palm seared through the lace of her navy demi-bra while Lucian’s calloused fingers caressed the engorged nipple of the other. As the hardened little nub became more sensitive, the weight of the gold ring became more pronounced, tormenting her with the light weight of it. She fought to keep from panting but she could feel the light film of perspiration gathering on her forehead.
He asked her, keeping his voice soft, though he did nothing to hide the annoyance that throbbed beneath it. ” Her gaze flickered. Dev controlled the pleased smile that crossed his lips. She had expected Lucian and had been confident she could turn him away. She had obviously seen his patience as weakness instead, and thought him easier to control than Dev was. ” He sighed. “You’ve misjudged Lucian, but you’ll learn that soon enough. Even worse, you underestimated me. I won’t let you run so easily.