"The alley and the music all fell away, and there was nothing but her and the rain and Jace, his hands on her. . . He made a noise of surprise, low in his throat, and dug his fingers into the thin fabric of her tights. Not unexpectedly, they ripped, and his wet fingers were suddenly on the bare skin of her legs. Not to be outdone, Clary slid her hands under the hem of his soaked shirt, and let her fingers explore what was underneath: the tight, hot skin over his ribs, the ridges of his abdomen, the scars on his back. This was uncharted territory for her, but it seemed to be driving him crazy: he was moaning softly against her mouth, kissing her harder and harder, as if it would never be enough, not quite enough —"
*scoops ice out of drink and dabs forehead* Wow, right? Totally unexpected and I have to say I'm looking even more forward to reading the book now. Can you imagine standing with Jace, your bodies pressed tightly together inch by blessed inch, lips locked as you share a passionate moment, hands roaming as they touch everywhere.... IN THE RAIN!! *rolls eyes at self* I swear I need rehab or something. Anyone want to join me? *reads the teaser again* Ah dang. Screw it!! *tips the iced water over her head* I'm a goner LOL