Teaser Tuesday (7)
Teaser Tuesday is a weekly meme, hosted by MizB of Should be Reading, inviting you to share a teaser of the current book you’re reading.
”Gwen,’ he said in acknowledgement.
‘Your Darkness-ship,’ she returned with a bow.
His eyes remained on Isobel as he began a slow backward walk. He was doing it again, speaking to her with his eyes. She remained trapped in his stare, trying to hear him, to read the underlying message. Finally his gaze broke from hers and he turned away, walking off through the cafeteria doors.
There was a pause before Gwen spoke.
‘Let me guess,’ she said. ‘Right now, you’re trying to decide if that was hot or annoying.’ She paused, as though formulating her own opinion. Finally she said, ‘It was so totally hot.’
~ page 265
Nevermore by Kelly Creagh