Just a little teaser to hold you over:
Kronastia took it all in calmly, his chin resting in his fisted hand. "If I didn't know her better, I'd say an illicit affair. But Victoria would never let a lover off the hook with just two hours of his time." Shep couldn't help himself. "Speak from experience?" His stomach dropped when he recalled that his life at the moment depended on the good humor of a seemingly humorless man.
12.21.12 Killian McRae