Excerpt from Steal Me
Anthony’s eyes flashed in anger. “You said you’re bad at this. I’m bad at this too! I may not be handling this attraction between us well, but at least I’m trying!”
Maggie’s eyes widened in surprise. Both at the words, and the blurted nature of them. Captain Moretti struck her as the type of man who was always in control, but he didn’t look in control now.
“I should go.” He backed away.
He paused and she went to him.
“About the…attraction,” she continued before she could lose her nerve. “I don’t know what to do about it either. But I feel it. Like I’ve never felt anything before.”
He closed his eyes. “You shouldn’t have said that.”
“Why not?” she asked.
He made a low growling noise. “Because now I won’t be able to stop myself from doing this.”
He pushed her backward into the wall. His eyes were wild as they looked down on her, and the last thought Maggie had before his mouth slammed against hers was that Anthony Moretti completely out of control was the sexiest thing she’d ever seen…