The ladies over at YA Bound created a sexy meme where you share what made you tingle in your current read.
I'm jealous of anybody you smile at that ain't me, he says. He takes a step closer. Reaches out. Runs the back of his hand down my cheek. A hot shiver ripples through me. You look at me with them eyes of yers, he says, an I look at yer lips... an all I can think about is what it 'ud be like to kiss you. You got no idea, do you? You got no idea how beautiful you are.
[...] I go to slip past him an he grabs my hand. Stops me. We're standin close. Too close. Stay, he says.
Before I can stop myself, I look at him. A mistake. Hot silver eyes. Burnin fer me. My heart lurches.
He leans his head down. Stay with me. He whispers it into my ear. Jest fer a while.
~ Moira Young: Dust Lands 1 : Blood Red Road (pg. 334-335) [+gr]
I swear, Jack is one hot piece of awesomeness. I don't know how Saba manages to tell herself no time and time again. She's a real stubborn mule, that one. I really, really hope those two will work out in the end, although I have a feeling there might be someone else, someone previously on the enemy side, that could show up and be of interest...
I haven't swooned in forever, but you ladies were so nice still including me in your shout outs. Thank you so much! Now, let's hop and link back and swooooon!