This week’s WIP snippet is from Comes a Horseman.
“Family is important,” Kristopher insisted. “You can’t give up yours for me. Your parents have already lost one son. They—”
“Don’t you think I know that?” Michel turned to face him directly. “I’ve given this a lot of thought. Even if they won’t accept you, I want them to at least meet the man I love.” He sighed. “Besides, do you really think lying would be a good idea? My mother will take one look at us and figure it out.”
“We’ve been very careful since we left Haguenau.”
“It’s easier to pretend when you’re already being dishonest about who you are.”