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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Book Quote for Tuesday

“You can’t change the truth. You can act as though you’re deaf and blind, you can walk away from me forever, but the truth will still be there, and you can’t make it go away. I love you.” She felt an involuntary tremor run through him. “I love you.” She repeated. “Don’t lie to either of us by pretending you’re leaving for my good. All you’ll do is deny us both a chance of happiness. I’ll long for you every day and night, but at least my conscience will be clear.” Dreaming of You by Lisa Kleypas

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