By Barbara Delinsky
Long island occasions bestselling writer Barbara Delinsky demonstrates her incomparable skills for shooting the inner most wishes of the human middle during this breathtaking tale, first released in 1982, of confusion, achievement, and love. it's the final in luxurious and privateness -- a villa nestled amid really good sun and lightly waving palm bushes on a secluded Caribbean seashore. There Arielle Pasteur hopes to discover the solitude she desperately craves. in its place she finally ends up sharing her sensuous atmosphere with a guy who sparks stories of a painful prior she suggestion she'd placed at the back of her. Devastatingly good-looking style photographer Chris Howe feels like an overbearing, egotistical chauvinist. but in the back of the glittering megastar façade lurks a tenderness that starts off to melt Arielle's protecting shell. yet prior to she will be able to belief him together with her fragile center, she needs to learn how to belief herself.
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She could as easily have basked in the sun atop her patio, but that wouldn’t have been the same. Something had driven her to express her defiance once more—but what that something was clearly mystified her. Actually, she had been quite cautious, scanning the beach before she climbed down to it, every so often casting a watchful eye in the direction of his house, his end of the beach. But the temptation of the sun, the sand, and the water had been too great to resist. Before the sun grew too high and hot, she intended to indulge herself.
Until her brother returned her call, she was in a strange limbo. She had mulled the issue over and over that morning, unsure as to how many liberties she dared take without risking retaliation. As she lay here absorbing the warm rays of the sun, she marveled at her own determination, which had brought her down to the beach this morning. She could as easily have basked in the sun atop her patio, but that wouldn’t have been the same. Something had driven her to express her defiance once more—but what that something was clearly mystified her.
She glanced down at the bird, then back up at the ominous figure. His boldness was undeniable; even when discovered at his spying, he made no move to withdraw, but, rather, held his stance firmly. Arielle bent to slowly retrieve her glasses and lotion, tucked the book under her arm along with the towel, and, stiffening her back, headed for the stairway which, in the crook of the rocks as it was, would remove her from his range of vision. Her thoughts roared in tumult as she climbed steadily higher, stunned and shaken, and furious at herself for both.