Synopsis ~ One True Pairing
Just hang in there, Jake. You can do this.
Jake Reese sat in a crowded restaurant in Issaquah, Washington, surrounded by women. Many men would consider this ideal – hell, some would consider it a dream come true. For Jake, it was the job.
“These women have paid hundreds of dollars to have a sit-down meal with one of the stars of Mystics,” his agent, Susie, had said when explaining the gig. “So you’ll glad hand, you’ll answer questions, you’ll take selfies, you’ll eat something. No big deal.”
The door opened quickly, and she glanced up, ready to tease Stan for his burger habit. But it wasn’t Stan. It was a gorgeous, dark-haired guy, with a strong jaw and a leather jacket.
“Hide me,” the guy said, in a breathless, raspy tone.
Before she could say anything else, he glanced behind him, then – unbelievably – he dashed behind the counter, hiding on the floor.
“Hey!” she yelped.
He held a finger to his lips, then pointed at the door.
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