By David M. Bachman
There has been no denying that Raina Delgado's lifestyles was once jam-packed with vampires. She didn't hate them. actually, her ally occurred to be one. yet she had lots of purposes to be cautious of them. So while an internationally-known vampire of royal blood got here to her one evening, she most likely must have kept away from him in any respect expenses. as an alternative, she chanced on herself being sucked right into a whirlwind of blood, intercourse, status, and violent politics. Thrust into the center of an outdated, bloody feud, her simply desire to outlive used to be to include this scary but interesting culture ... and its population. Ten years within the making, "The Darkest Colors" is the 1st a part of a vampire trilogy in contrast to any prior to.
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I suggest, it’s in contrast to it’s the 1st time we’ve kissed, besides. Hell, you have been the one who kissed me final time. ” “Yeah, whilst i used to be under the influence of alcohol! ” “Hey, a kiss is a kiss. ” “Dammit, i'm really not homosexual! ” “Nobody stated you have been. ” Brenna smiled at her a bit. “Awfully shielding approximately it, aren’t you? ” “Well … yeah, contemplating you have been attempting to make out with me…” “It … used to be … simply … a kiss! glance, I’m sorry! ok? I felt like kissing you, and my timing was once all fallacious, so … I’m sorry, very well? ” she defined, her embarrassment turning somewhat into hostility. “Did I harm you? Did I depart any marks on you? No, I didn’t. So, take a fucking kick back tablet, already. God, you're making it sound like i used to be attempting to stick a finger up your butt or anything. ” “Well, I’m convinced that half would’ve occurred finally, if I’d permit you,” Raina quipped, working her palms nervously via her hair. Her arms snagged painfully upon her ear, and he or she in short struggled with the awkwardness of that feeling as she attempted to maneuver her hair over the end of that pointy, elongated new function. Brenna glared at her. “Is that the way you imagine i'm? ” “What? ” “Are you fucking critical? ” The anger in her tone and her face was once unmistakable. She was once frightening now. “What, you think that i used to be going to attempt to rape you, or whatever? ” “I by no means stated that. ” “No, yet that’s what you’re implying. you actually imagine i used to be simply attempting to strength myself on you? Like I’m a few form of in poor health whinge that will get her jollies through sexually assaulting different chicks? ” Raina narrowed her eyes at her. “Jesus, Brenna, what's your journey? ” “I’m now not a dude! ok? I don’t have a dick! And I’m now not the person who lured you out for your vehicle to get you by myself so i may knock you out and feature my approach with you,” Brenna essentially twisted up, “so don’t even attempt to fucking indicate that I’m that sort of somebody. ” “I by no means did. ” “Yes,” she snapped, elevating her voice a section, “you did! ‘Oh, I’m certain that half would’ve occurred ultimately. ’ What the fuck else might you suggest through that? I wasn’t placing the strikes on you, Raina. i used to be kissing you. now not that it makes a bit distinction to you, yet I wasn’t doing that so i'll make out with you. I kissed you simply because i like you, I care approximately you, and…” Brenna hesitated, shaking her head as her voice started to crack. “Fuck, why am I even attempting to clarify this to you? We’ve already been via this. I don’t have to listen it two times. ” “Brenna…” She spun, jerked the door open, and stormed out into the hallway, essentially ultimate the door in Raina’s face. The sound of the door slamming close made Raina leap with a puff. She stood nonetheless for a number of lengthy moments in overall surprise. What used to be happening along with her? used to be this complete mess with Raina turning into a vampire placing Brenna via a few type of emotional curler coaster of a few variety to make her act this manner? Or used to be Raina so stubbornly denying the affection that Brenna used to be professing that she was once problematic her to a verge of collapse? Brenna’s emotions for her have been changing into increasingly more of a confrontational factor, and Raina knew that she used to be taking away the necessity to make a vital choice approximately them: settle for them completely, or reject them outright.