As I finish up the insanity that is Games of Rome, I’ll stop every so often and share tiny, tasty, unedited morsels. Gaius & Allerix. No plot spoilers, of course. 😀
Allerix raised his elbow and adjusted his grip on the handle; Gaius glanced up, the corners of his predatory golden-brown eyes wrinkled in amusement. When Alle’s fingers started to shake from nerves, Gaius smiled, which only deepened the creases of his seductive crinkles. He slowly wrapped his hand around Alle’s wrist and squeezed gently.
“Steady, cățel. Remember to breathe.”