Annie Boyd’s life has consisted of being a full time nurse while caring for her sick son. Her life has changed with the addition of a rowdy group of friends and their famous husbands. When one of those famous friends gets injured and she bends some rules, the life that she knows begins to crumble around her.
Terrance O’Sullivan has been self-destructive most of his life. When Annie and her son drop into his life he knows he wants to be better. While working on his recovery, he attempts to break down the many obstacles Annie has around her heart.
As they both begin to believe love is attainable, life throws them a curve leaving them stunned. The secrets each have been keeping threaten to tear apart what they’ve started to build. Can two broken people find a happy ending when so many secrets litter their path?
“I am not perfect, Terrance. I make a lot of mistakes and sometimes more than once because I’m stubborn and won’t learn from them. That being said, what Mitch said didn’t have any impact on me. Yeah it was insensitive and stupid on his part. But, it didn’t matter to me. I really didn’t want him in the first place.”
Terrance stared at her then leaned in and kissed her. It didn’t last nearly long enough when he pulled away from her. Brushing a strand of hair behind her ear he gave her a lopsided smile.
“You’re a woman I could fall in love with.”
Annie blinked numbly at him. How the hell was she supposed to react to that statement? Her mind didn’t have the time process it when Terrance pulled a hat over his buzzed scalp then got out of the car. She jumped out and walked next to him. He linked their hands then kissed them again. The more he did that the more the butterflies in her stomach turned into dragons on speed. They walked like that into the building. A tingling between Annie’s shoulders gave her the impression they were being watched. Before she closed the door to the church she could have sworn she heard a clicking sound