"Although I never would have anticipated, never would have dreamed of one day arriving at this point in my life and in our relationship, this was the place we were both meant to be. Floating in the shadows beneath an endless sunset sky. Hard and hungry for each other and for all the other things we might taste and sample this night. Our bodies gently coming together as our passion flowed through us, warm and unstoppable like the warm tide."
A young couple's vacation on the Côte d'Azur of the French Riviera takes an unexpected turn when they are pursued and seduced by the couple in the suite adjacent to theirs. As they find themselves caught up in forbidden desire, the two receive a groundbreaking introduction to a world of open sensuality and unrestricted lust -- even as they see their deepest fantasies brought to life.
This 9,700-word erotic ebook single is an explicit and graphically detailed story of romance and sexuality, exploring casual sex and affairs between married couples. It is intended for adults only.
I saw him staring at me from across the sand. Almost out of sight beside the clapboard cabana, he was spreading a blanket slowly. He still wore the cutoffs, watching like he was waiting for me.
My heart was beating fast, a breeze from the water playing across me. I felt my nipples stiffen even harder beneath my top. And as he watched me, he stepped to the side and spread the towel, kneeling on it as he pulled a bottle of oil from his pack and began to apply it to his arms. Two steps away from him, the blanket was empty.
I don't know how long it took me to take that first step, but the warmth of the sand beneath me feet was a caress when I finally crossed over to him. His eyes turned casually away as I dropped to the blanket beside him. Not looking at him at first. Just gazing out to the water like I might not have known he was there. But as I turned slowly, I saw his eyes on me. They were the same deep blue of the water as they followed the curve of my ass, my top hanging out across the shelf my breasts made.
I saw his hands move for me even as I closed my eyes, my heart in my mouth. I felt him grasp my tank top gently and begin to lift; slowly as if he meant to give me time to tell him to stop. But I only raised my arms, feeling the sudden flare of heat on my skin as he slipped the shirt over my head and away...
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MUSE OF SHADOW is a producer and purveyor of no-holds-barred erotic literature -- couple-friendly and written for people who believe that the imagination is the most important component of human sexuality. Our books are written to provide a workout for those most sensual muscles of the mind.
Caelyn Alba is a pseudonym responsible for the writing of erotic fiction and memoirs, much of it in conjunction with husband Sean Gerard Leah. In real life (when she can figure out what that is), she teaches humanities in the Pacific Northwest.