Mid Week Tease: It could have been the end of my law career. #MWTease

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Welcome back to Mid Week Tease! This week I’m sharing another snippet from my latest release, Unconventional. I hope you enjoy it!

UnconventionalIt could have been the end of my law career. Before it had even started, and after all those years of education—not to mention a rather large chunk of my parents’ cash. Fortunately, they’ve got plenty of it, due to my daddy’s successful career. He works in law, too, which, luckily for me, means he’s got friends in high places.

So it was less voluntary work, more community service. Otherwise known as do-this-or-you’ll-get-a-criminal-record-and-kiss-your-career-goodbye.

Fixing my potential glittering career in my mind, I took a deep breath and crossed the industrial-looking kitchen, heading toward him. He looked utterly at home chopping carrots—he was like one of those chefs you see on the telly, his hand and the knife he gripped moving so fast they were almost a blur. I cringed at the thought of trying such a thing. Never mind the end of my career, it’d be the end of my fingers.

Approaching cautiously—I didn’t want to startle him and cause a horrific accident—I waited until he’d finished his carrot before speaking. “Um, hi.”

Turning quickly, still with his knife in his hand, he smiled. “Ah, hello. You must be Penny.”

For a moment, I was so caught up in his eyes that I couldn’t reply.

Grab your copy of Unconventional here: http://lucyfelthouse.co.uk/published-works/unconventional/

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10 Responses to "Mid Week Tease: It could have been the end of my law career. #MWTease"

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  1. KATHLEEN GRIEVE

    March 8, 2017 at 3:30 pm

    Great tease! I want to see what was in his eyes that has her mesmerized!

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  2. Kai Tyler

    March 8, 2017 at 5:17 pm

    Oh. What colour are his eyes? I want to know. 😀

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  3. dorisoconnor

    March 8, 2017 at 7:38 pm

    Oh, yes, you make me wonder about his eyes too 🙂

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  4. mhsusannematthews

    March 8, 2017 at 7:54 pm

    Great tease. I wonder what’s so special about his eyes.

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  5. cpmandara

    March 8, 2017 at 8:07 pm

    Delicious! I want to know what it is about those eyes, too 🙂

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  6. siobhanmuir

    March 8, 2017 at 11:04 pm

    Oh ho, not what she expected. Great tease, Lucy. 🙂

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  7. Angelica Dawson

    March 8, 2017 at 11:06 pm

    Great introduction. You can feel the chemistry brewing between them.

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  8. elodie parkes

    March 9, 2017 at 1:05 am

    Whoa, love the teaser. Now I want more 🙂

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  9. ravennatate

    March 9, 2017 at 10:23 am

    Intriguing tease!

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  10. Adriana Kraft (@AdrianaKraft)

    March 15, 2017 at 8:29 pm

    not just wondering about his eyes – wondering how she ended up in this prediciament! Great tease.

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