Saturday, March 9, 2013

Sneak Peek Sunday--Rodeo Man

My offering is from this week's release, Rodeo Man. The conversation is between Cody (the hero) and his best friend, Luke, about Laney (the heroine). They're in jail after a fight at a local watering hole gets out of hand.
“I guess I said too much.” Cody wished Luke would say something—anything—to make him feel a little better.
“A bit,” Luke said.
“I lost my mind,” Cody muttered.
Luke paused for a long moment. “Listen, Code-Man, even if you’re right and she had sex with Wyatt solely intending to put a baby in her belly, that’s between her and him. What happens between you and her is your business.”
“I know.” Cody punched the ceiling and groaned when he hurt his hand. If Luke said he had screwed up, then Cody had really done a number on Laney. He knew he had no right to speak about what he suspected happened with Laney and Wyatt.
“What happens with a man and a woman is their affair,” Luke repeated. “But, Code-Man, you biffed. Not only Rayanne and me were there, but the kid got an earful, too. He was upstairs, but I’d bet my last dollar he heard you. You got to keep the kids out of it.”

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  1. Great peek at an emotionally volatile situation with all sorts of possibilities. I feel so bad for Cody!

  2. I can't wait to read this! Loved the emotions and I'm curious to know what's going on.

    1. I think this is one of the few of mine you haven't read.

  3. I love this excerpt. It sounds as if it'll be a great read. Thanks for visiting my blog yesterday.

  4. eek! not a good situation and it certainly raises a ton of questions. great excerpt!

  5. What an interesting group of stories. So glad I stopped by.

    Congrats on your book, D. Please add my name to the contest.