It was no secret that Beatrice Paxton was a free spirit. She loved life, she loved having fun, and she loved men. But only temporarily. That was her rule, anyway. No relationships, no love, no commitment. She preferred to enjoy a man’s company, for a limited time, and then cut him loose. If anyone had a problem with that or asked why she preferred it that way, she just told them to go to hell. She didn’t open up to anyone, at least not to a man. Suffice it to say that she’d tried it once and didn’t have the stomach for it.
Which was why she knew that Zane Price would be the perfect candidate for a steamy time. It wasn’t often you found a guy with all three B’s: beautiful, built, and British. Plus, he was moving back to England soon so there was already a built-in timeline for their tryst, which was exactly how she liked it.
But Zane didn’t want to play by her rules. He asked too many questions, pushed too hard, and was getting reactions out of her that she didn’t even know she was still capable of. When she said stop, he said go. She wanted to go up and he demanded to go down. He didn’t allow her to take control of every situation like she was used to. He was making her question everything about herself. But she couldn’t seem to stay away.
She had to, though. Because it was just supposed to be a Casual Affair…