The Tuesday Teaser this week comes from LUCIAN'S DELIGHT, the second book in the Dalakis Passion vampire series.
arms wrapped around her as he pulled her tighter into his embrace. Heat
radiated from his massive body and she snuggled close to him, needing his
warmth and comfort. He said nothing, but his chest rumbled as he made low
made her feel safe in a world gone mad. She owed him her life. She had called
and he had come. Time had no meaning as she poured out her tears. When she was
finally spent, she sniffed and scrubbed her hands over her face before finally
raising it to look at her savior.
moon came from behind the clouds, illuminating his face. Long black hair fell
over his shoulders in a silky curtain, framing a face that was harsh, yet
beautiful in its own way. His cheekbones were chiseled, his forehead high, and
his lips thin. But it was his eyes that captured her. A brilliant emerald
green, they were hard and cold as he looked out over the night, but the moment
he sensed her gaze on him, they changed. Heat radiated from their depths as he
raised his fingers to her face and carefully brushed away the remains of her
about this man called to her on a very deep physical and emotional level.
Delight knew that she was still shaken after her ordeal and that the last thing
she should want was a man’s hands on her body. But her body wasn’t listening to
her. It was totally illogical, but this stranger made her feel protected,
cherished, and wanted.