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Maybe Josh was right. Maybe she was uptight about sex. Her healthy hormones hadn't been embalmed along with Tim, but she didn't relish sating them with just any man-on-the-make either. What did a nice, respectable widow with a child, in this age of safe sex, do with her sex drive when the object of her desire was no longer available? Tough question. Too tough to sort out this afternoon. The day had started out badly at breakfast and gone downhill from there. What she desperately needed was to unburden herself to someone who would listen with an entirely objective ear.
I guess. " she asked, sitting up. " "That little squeaking sound. There it is again. I think it's those birds. " Creating a tidal wave in the small pool, Worth climbed out. He went to the balcony railing and cocked his head to one side, listening and watching for the birds Cyn had mentioned. She joined him there, shivering slightly inside the bath sheet she had quickly wrapped around her. The Pacific breeze was cool on her wet skin. " she cried softly, ducking her head slightly when one of the winged creatures swooped in low for an insect that buzzed around the security lights.
See? You get uptight if a man so much as lays a hand on you," he shouted after her as she hurried toward her car. " By the time she left the parking lot, her hands had stopped shaking, but she was still seething. The doctor's ego was monstrous and insufferable. How dare he say those things to her just because she hadn't let their few dinner dates develop into sleep-overs? Stopping for the long traffic light at one of the city's infamously congested intersections, she propped her forehead on the backs of her hands while they moistly gripped the steering wheel.