May 6, 2017 at 2:21 pm #1003392
Hannah took a plate of chicken and salad
living room and sat next to her mum.
“This looks great, mum. Thanks. ”
Her mother dismissed her gratitude with the
wave of a hand and leaned forward, her
“So, don ‘t you want to know? ”
“Know what? ”
“What he ‘s like. The new neighbour. And
note is say he, “her mother said.
“I don’t need to know. Hannah replied.
“Hannah! I thought he seemed very nice
I popped in earlier. His mother was helping
unpack, you know, and there was no sign of
Hannah scooped up a spoonful of potato
She could feel her mother watching her,
waiting for Hannah’s reaction. She
concentrated on her plate, hoping her
would get the hint.
Her mother eyed her steadily, her face
“Don’t be like this, sweetheart. ”
Hannah stood. There was no way she could
the rest of her meal. She certainly couldn’t
endure another heart -to- heart with her
“I need a shower. Thanks for cooking. ”
She scraped the remainder of her dinner
the garbage, rinsed her plate and slid into
dish washer. She spent ten minutes in the
shower, washing and conditioning her hair
shaving under her arms. All the while, she
reviewed the work she had tomorrow,
prioritizing things on her to do list.
avoid thinking about what her mother had
Hannah was supposed to catch up with her
friend Mikey for dinner after work, but he
cancelled on her at the last minute, leaving
at loose ends.
She decided to go home. She was hungry
more than ready for a shower when she
into the street. She stopped short of pulling
hermothers garage, however, her attention
caught by the car sitting in the drive way —
Mazda SUV. She narrowed her eyes as she
surveyed the rear of the SUV, then dropped
into a squat to peer under the wheel arch.
“I assume you wont be billing me for this
She started, then glanced over her shoulder,
Joe Lawson, her new neighbour stood there,
one eyebrow raised. Her gaze dropped to
barefeet. No wonder she hadn’t heard him
sneak up on her.
He shut the back of the car with a firm
The grocery bag settled in his hand. She
realized she was hovering for no good
“Anyway “, she said
“see you around. ”
He didn’t bother responding. He headed
towards his house. She watched his
rock from side to side with his long stride,
her gaze dropped on his butt. His jeans
faded and soft and they molded his
faithfully. It was a good butt0ckz too. firm
round. Quintessential male.
Hannah registered what she was doing and
swiveled on her heel. Who cared if he has a
As Joe got to his apartment, a reluctant
curved his mouth. Hannah was a handful.
got that much right about her. And despite
that, he wanted her.
The realization killed his smile. He hadn ‘t
thing for another woman since his wife Beth
died, yet for some crazy reason every time
looked at his new neighbour he found
thinking things he had no business
thinking.+10May 6, 2017 at 2:22 pm #1003396
Hannah was about to head off to work the
day when she had the distinct s£nsat!on of
being watched. She was astride a bike, the
engine running, but she pushed up the visor
her helmet and glanced over her shoulder.
Joe stood on the curb in front of his house,
face impassive as he watched her. She
see the play of emotions across Joe ‘s face.
“Did you want something? ” she asked, and
realized he had been staring.
He couldn ‘t stop himself from looking at
mouth. “I wanted to tell you how great you
She made a rude noise. “its okay, you don’t
have to sU-Ck up to me.”
“I wasn’t, he said. “You look beautiful ”
she stared at him. She looked deeply
Almost afraid. “I need some fresh air, “she
in a subdued voice.
She started to leave. He didn’t want her to
go.He moved his body to block her path.
think about it, or where it might lead. JUST
He felt the warm brush of her body against
side, and then he was leaning towards her.
gasped with surprise as his mouth found
Her lips were incredibly soft against his. His
tongue dipped briefly inside her mouth and
tasted her for the first time. Sweet and
He went back for a second taste and after a
small hesitation her tongue slide along his,
Music and lights blasted into the
Joe jerked and they moved apart suddenly
realizing they were outside.
“I ‘m sorry. I didn’t mean for that to
“its no big deal. ” Hannah replied.
They were both lying. She couldn ‘t look
the eye, and he ‘d wanted to kiss her, touch
from the moment he first saw her, even if it
taken him until this moment to admit it to
He didn’t know what to do, what to say. He
simply hadn’t been looking for anything like
“I ‘m sorry, ” he said again
“You already said that. I get it, ” Hannah
“Lets just forget it ever happened .”
“I need to get to work, but I’ll see you
Joe, “she said.
He nodded. She slid her helmet on and
the bike. ……….+11May 6, 2017 at 2:23 pm #1003397May 6, 2017 at 2:51 pm #1003399victoriaMember
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interesting more pls+1May 6, 2017 at 3:03 pm #1003402NateMember
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