“How can you ask me that?” Reaction was setting in, that must be why she couldn’t stop her teeth from chattering or the thick taste of betrayal from coating her throat.
A ball of anxiety formed in Quin’s gut. AJ hadn’t talked about the fear his father’s abandonment and betrayal had left him with.
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This was a betrayal. The mental image of Jason sleeping with that tramp week after week, and then coming back to her bed within hours, made her want to vomit.
I had started to recover from Luigi’s betrayal, but I couldn’t deal with running into him or anyone who knew of the circumstances that had ended our marriage.
Aside from his feelings for Alexandra, he had nothing to lie about. Well, almost nothing.
“Yes.” He tugged her up off the chair, drawing her toward him until she fell into his arms. Still hurt she’d lied to him. Louie figured he had two choices: accept it, or cause a further rift in his marriage. He swallowed his pride and decided on peace.
Walking away would rip him to shreds and Elise would never forgive him for standing her up – again. But his feet betrayed him and moved on their own. He shuffled right out of the restaurant, a hand clutched to his chest, and toward his Jeep.
“I’d like to trust you, Brett, but I’ve been betrayed before and now again by Franklin. I’m not depending on anyone again.”
“I’m counting on you being a good guy, Nate Walker,” Sarah said. “I’ve not had luck with trusting coworkers and if you betray me, I’ll hunt you down and beat you with a shovel.”