Deity (Covenant #3)

Deity (Covenant #3)


Genres: FantasyYoung Adult

Status: Full

Updated date: 09:43:52 12/08/2022

Description "Deity (Covenant #3)"

Chapter 1 RED SILK CLUNG TO MY HIPS, TWISTING INTO A TIGHT bodice that accentuated my curves. My hair was down, silky around my shoulders like the petals of an exotic flower. The lights in the ballroom caught each ripple in the fabric so that, with every step, I looked like I was blooming from fire. He stopped, lips parting as if the mere sight of me had rendered him incapable of doing anything else. A warm blush stole over my skin. This wouldn’t end well—not when we were surrounded by people and he was looking at me like that, but I couldn’t make myself leave. I belonged here, with him. That had been the right choice. The choice I… hadn’t made. Dancers slowed around me, their faces hidden behind dazzling bejeweled masks. The haunting melody the orchestra played slipped under my skin and sunk into my bones as the dancers parted. Nothing separated us. I tried to breathe, but he had stolen not just my heart, but the very air I needed. He stood there, dressed in a black tux cut to fit the hard lines of his body. A lopsided smile, full of mischief and playfulness, curved his lips as he bowed at the waist, extending his arm toward me. My legs felt weak as I took the first step. The twinkling