Flight (The Crescent Chronicles #1)
Author: Alyssa Rose Ivy
Updated date: 13:02:55 12/08/2022
Description "Flight (The Crescent Chronicles #1)"
Preface Closing my eyes, I tried to block it all out. Convinced I was about to die, I was only partly aware of his arms around me. “You said you wanted an adventure,” he said quietly, teasingly, as he tightened his hold. My stomach dropped out as an intense and complete feeling of weightlessness engulfed me. The wind stung my face as memories flooded my mind. I thought of my parents, of all the things I wanted to tell them but never did, my friends from home, and the experiences I longed for. Quickly my thoughts changed to more recent memories, to Levi. “Open your eyes,” he whispered, somehow knowing my eyes were clenched shut. Against my better judgment, I listened. The scream died in my throat as we hurtled toward the water that had seemed so beautiful from the roof above. Chapter One I’d sworn off men, or really boys, because those were the only type of males I tended to attract. The numbers on the pump moved painfully slow as I reminded myself of the decision. Tying my hair up in a knot on the top of my head, I struggled to save my neck from the heat created by my long brown hair. Even a ponytail wasn’t enough for the Mississippi heat. I had heard all about the hot summers of the south, but I didn’t expect the temperatures to be quite so scorching in June. I was