By Cait London
Tempest, Claire, and Leona: triplets blessed—or cursed—with a distinct additional feel they'd each one deny, given the opportunity . . . Tempest was once born with the uncanny skill to profit every thing approximately an object—or even a person—just by way of the contact of her bare fingers. yet she understands this present comes at a cost, so she protects herself through conserving these she loves at a distance, but if a sinister enemy threatens all that she holds pricey, Tempest is pressured to arrive out to Marcus Greystone, who she as soon as touched willingly . . . and with passionate abandon. Marcus hasn't ever forgotten the sensuous evening he and Tempest shared—before she left his mattress with no notice. Now that she wishes his support, Marcus isn't really letting her cross simply. it truly is his likelihood to teach Tempest that his contact may also electrify. yet a meeting typhoon of violence is following Tempest, and a killer waits to get his arms on her . . .
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That’s enough. If you want more, you’re going to have to keep our bargain. ” Tempest glanced at Marcus, who stood, both hands braced on the table as he stared down at her. “It is the original, then. ” She couldn’t breathe, the residual images flying around her, harsh words clashing with flashing swords, metal clanking, death groans all around her. She heard a woman’s sharp cry—was it her voice or another’s from centuries ago? Then suddenly, the brooch was ripped from her hands and Marcus held her shoulders, shaking her gently.
I don’t feel things—unless my hands are on them, but I know that the brooch I held this morning was the original. I wasn’t strong enough to protect myself or to ‘see’ everything, but I went deep enough to know it’s real. ” From researching Marcus, Greer understood that “little favor” immediately—the Greystones’ deaths had been in the suspected hit-and-run cold-case files for twenty-one years, and now Marcus was hunting. That was why he’d donated a huge sum to the Blair Institute for Parapsychology last October—just after Greer had talked with Tempest about her very successful Santa Fe showing.
I’ve got some work to catch up on in my office. I’m afraid I got a little behind when I tracked you over at your hotel. You drive that little red convertible well, by the way. ” “You don’t possibly think that I’m staying here—” “Yes, I do. ” He picked up her climbing gear, wound the lines, and, carrying them, walked toward her. “I can call Hatchet and ask him to escort you outside the building. He won’t be happy that you’ve breached his security, and it might hurt his feelings. He’s sensitive that way.