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This week’s snippet is from A Knight to Remember, book 1 in my Dragons of Astria series. I’m aiming to start outlining the sequel this week! Finally.
Aric continued what he was doing, then stilled when he caught a glimpse of black markings on Denys’s skin, just above his stomach. Aric pulled up the material a little more, still careful of Denys’s wound, wanting to see what was there, surprised at the strong need to touch it, to trace the pattern and the firm muscled flesh underneath.
“No,” Denys insisted. He grabbed the edge of his shirt and yanked it back down again quickly, before Aric could see anything more. “Cut the sleeve.”
“I wasn’t going to hurt you.”