By Anne Stuart

The activity was once alleged to be useless easy—hand-deliver a few felony papers to billionaire philanthropist Harry Van Dorn's extravagant yacht, get his signature and be performed. yet new york attorney Genevieve Spenser quickly realizes she's within the fallacious position on the unsuitable time, and that the publicly benevolent playboy has a unwell, vicious aspect. As he attempts to make her his plaything for the night, desirous to use and abuse her till he discards her with the remainder of his sufferers, Genevieve needs to hold her wits if she intends to outlive the evening. yet there's another individual at the send who understands the genuine depths of Van Dorn's evil. Peter Jensen is way greater than the unassuming own assistant he pretends to be—he's a mystery operative who will cease at not anything to make sure Harry's lethal Rule of 7 terror crusade dies with him. yet Genevieve's presence has thrown a wrench into his plans, and now he needs to come to a decision no matter if to threat his project to maintain her alive, or enable her to develop into collateral damage....

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Then she said something to Max. He told me that whatever I did, I couldn’t allow the president to get into the lead limousine in the motorcade. ” “So you don’t know how he knew,” Brad mused. The ambulance swayed slightly as it moved over the poorly maintained District roads. Randal tried to ignore the lurching sensation in his stomach. He felt weird lying down during this conversation, but he didn’t dare try to sit up. Food, he hoped, would knock the edge off his nausea. ” he asked Brad. ” “I’m not sure.

The president spoke up. ” Nicolae tipped his head apologetically. “Forgive me. I NECESSARY EVILS 37 did not mean to insinuate that you did not wish to come. ” He met Mariette’s gaze. ” Mariette was thankful for the solid, warm presence of Nero behind her. Despite Nicolae’s charm, she felt a decided chill as she realized exactly why he was so dangerous. Had she not known who he was and the evil he perpetrated, she could have easily fallen for his casually elegant charm. “He’s resting,” she told them.

Nicolae’s expression was a mask of concern. ” he pressed. ” “Surely he can stand a two-minute visit,” Charley insisted. From the corner of her eye, Mariette saw Nero’s jaw tighten. “You know,” she said, “I’m so flattered that you came by—” “I insisted,” Nicolae said. “My good friend President Fitzhugh suggested that he might not be well enough to receive us, but I was so impressed by his bravery today. ” The president spoke up. ” Nicolae tipped his head apologetically. “Forgive me. I NECESSARY EVILS 37 did not mean to insinuate that you did not wish to come.

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