Hey, amazing readers! Get ready to dive into the enchanting world of "The Cerise" because... drumroll, please 🥁...
I'm thrilled to share a sneak peek! Just so you know, is in place of a name I can't reveal yet. ⬇️ ⬇️ ⬇️
"Time feels impossibly precious. I am suddenly aware of each heartbeat that passes, each second that drifts away with the music. I’m still mad, but I understand desperation. intentions, while f*cked, weren’t malicious. The music changes, and instead of bowing and stepping aside, spins me and pulls me tighter to his chest. His hand rests on the bare skin of my back, his thumb teasing the hem. It is scandalous to be this close. This is not the Red Keep, and we are not betrothed. Etiquette dictates there be space between us and that his hand settle at the center of my back. drapes my arm over his shoulder and traces his fingers down the side of my bodice. I shiver, feeling his touch through the layers I am wearing. For the first time since stepping foot into Central Arcane, I can breathe. I don’t feel the weight of worry or the sting of fear. Being with him feels like I’ve finally found my home. The thought almost has me recoiling in his arms. Something is wrong with me. I haven’t been drawn to someone like this since before the fire, and even then, all I did was like the boy. This sensation is dangerous and potent."
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