- From the book you’re currently reading, or one you just finished, tell us what made you SWOON. What got your heart pounding, your skin tingling, and your stomach fluttering
- Try to make the swoon excerpt 140 characters (or less), if you are going to tweet about it. Use the hashtag #YABOUND when tweeting
This week, my swoon is from The Maiden's Defender by E. Elizabeth Watson!
He reached to her head, cupped his hand around her nape, and pulled her down to him so that she bent at the waist, leaning over her knees. Their lips locked. And unlike the sennight before, he licked at her lips as he moved his mouth upon hers, eventually coaxing her mouth open. He dabbled in her mouth, his tongue giving gentle, rhythmic thrusts, finally extracting a timid thrust of hers. Whatever was happening, she lost all sense of time, unable to think about anything else, as Tearlach made her wish for more...
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I bought this for $0.99 as it was on sale recently and I am LOVING it. The warrior-maiden trope is what I'm craving right now so this was perfect timing!