"Bride hiss as he placed his lips against her neck and nibbled her. She closed her eyes and inhaled the warm, masculine scent of him. He felt so good holding her. It made her weak and breathless. "Is this all there is between us, Vane? Just sex?"
He laid his cheek against hers in such a loving gesture that it tore through her heart.
"No, Bride. Sex is just the physical demonstration of what I feel for you." He took her hand and led it to his heart where she felt it pounding against her palm.
"No one has ever touched me like you do. You're like a whisper. Gentle, soft. Soothing. In my world, the people only shout and scream. But you, you're my haven."
~ Night Play by Sherrilyn Kenyon, Darkhunters #6
Is it any wonder that I'm ADDICTED to this series?