the Missing Pieces series in the lead up to Drive Me Wild?
about to come crashing down around them?
it’s a big week with many surprises in store.
Me (Missing Pieces 2.5)
music coming from down the hall as I finish putting my glass in the
dishwasher and pause, listening for a moment before going to investigate. Alex
has his bedroom door shut, which is odd, because I’ve never seen it shut except
for the first night I slept here, and I was on the other side of it.
door cautiously, though I’m not sure why I’m being cautious, and then
I lean my head into the gap curiously.
room spotless, candles burning on all available spaces, dim light coming from
the table lamp, and Alex across the room, leaning against the wall next to the
bedside table where the slow RnB tune is coming from.
complete fireman costume.
were brushing your teeth. Why are you—” I stop talking
because he pulls away from the wall and walks to the end of the bed
where he props himself up against the dining chair randomly sitting
there. He taps his hand on the back of it in a silent gesture for me to take a
mood lighting… the chair and the damn costume.
understand what he’s doing and can’t contain the grin as I follow his request,
entering the room to take the seat.
stand over me, legs on either side of the chair as his hands trail up my neck,
gathering my hair at the top of my head.
when the song ‘Too Close’ by Next, starts playing and I can’t help a little
laugh at the choice before Alex uses his hold of my hair to tilt my head to the
right, exposing my neck. I stop laughing but continue to smile as he leans and
kisses me on the sensitive spot he likes there and then nips my ear, sending a
rush of pleasure through my nerves.
something from me, all you have to do is ask, sunshine. One
all-Alex revue coming right up,” he murmurs against the
skin below my ear, knowing it’s ticklish and making me squirm.
and hopeless romantic with a dirty mind from the Gold Coast, Australia. She
lives with her husband and adorable fur baby, Prim, who loves to snuggle on
Ash’s lap to keep her from getting anything done. When not at her day job in
catering, she can usually be found either working on her next book or reading,
including on her lunch breaks. She enjoys warm days at the beach, is addicted
to Zarraffa’s mocha fusions and can never say no to a Tim Tam.