Don’t Look Back Teaser + Giveaway!

1 Apr

8961703

Chewing on my lip, I read the entire menu three times. Coffee—my choice of coffee— should be simple, but it wasn’t. I felt…lost.

 

“Hey,” Carson said from behind me, his breath warm on my cheek, causing me to jump. “You doing okay?”

 

Feeling my cheeks burn, I nodded.

 

A man behind me sighed, muttering. I heard the words stupid and rich tossed about. My mortification level soared to new heights.

 

Carson pulled me out of line, shooting the guy a dark look of warning. “What’s your deal?” he asked.

 

I glanced down at where his hand wrapped around mine. How could such a simple touch feel sweet as sin? Probably not the best thing to be thinking about given I couldn’t place an order for coffee.

 

“Sam,” he said, impatient.

 

Lifting my gaze, I was horrified to feel tears building. “I don’t know what to order.” My voice cracked. “I don’t know…what I like.”

 

Understanding softened his jaw, and he nodded. “You usually drink a latte—vanilla.” He paused, dropping his hand. “I’ve seen you drink them. Stay here and I’ll order.”

 

I waited off to the side while he placed the order. People were staring at me. I felt like a child, unable to complete the simplest task. I wanted to crawl into a hole somewhere. There was no doubt in my mind that Carson thought I was an idiot.

 

When he returned with my drink, he popped the lid on the cup. “Careful. It’s hot.”

 

“Thank you.” I wrapped my hands around it, welcoming the warmth slipping through the java sleeve.

 

GIVEAWAY

http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/52304173/

Advertisements

Tell me what you thought!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: