An Excerpt From Dream Lover

Golden Decade of Rock and Roll Series (1959)

Dream Lover“So, Miss Parker, what do you think of Paris?”

Haley rolled over in the big bed and wrapped her arms around Eric’s waist, drawing him closer. “I think the Eiffel Tower is compensating for something.”

            “Perhaps, we could explore the possibility of what that might be. Comme vous le voulez.”

            She relaxed back in Eric’s embrace and felt the wet press of his lips to hers, the scratchiness of his tongue… the…

She awoke with a start. Benji, the Garrison’s cat, sat squarely in the middle of her chest, his nose pressed against her cheek. Her heart pounded, the remnants of her dream coming back to her in embarrassing Technicolor. What in heaven’s name would have possessed her to dream about her employer in such an unusual and thoroughly inappropriate way?

Surely, she wasn’t attracted to the workaholic, albeit handsome, attorney. No, it must have been the few words of French he’d uttered at dinner prompting such a ridiculous dream. Haley mentally discarded any thought of herself and Eric Garrison.

She gave the cat a shove. “Get down, you pesky ball of fur.”

Benji jumped lazily to the floor, his loud hiss speaking volumes about his displeasure at being rousted from the bed.

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Dream Lover is also available in the new Golden Decade of Rock and Roll collection, Play It Again.