Book Quote for Wednesday

114166“I-I’m not making advances,” she told him as she flattened herself against his chest. “You’re just an available s-source of heat.” 

“So you say,” St. Vincent replied lazily, tucking the quilt more tightly around them both. 

“However, during the past quarter hour you’ve been fondling parts of my anatomy that no one’s ever dared to touch before.” 

“I v-very much doubt that.” She burrowed even further into the depths of his coat, and added in a muffled voice, “You’ve probably been h-handled more than a hamper at Fortnum and Mason.” 

-Devil in Winter by Lisa Kleyaps

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