at Thomas, Phil grabbed her hand. “I asked her to marry me and she
said yes!” He sounded so damn happy.
stared at them.
swallowed and squeezed Phil’s hand. Time to sell it. “We’re
engaged.” She smiled brightly. Happily. It hurt.
gaze jumped from her to Phil and back. “You two … ?”
still fresh,” she said.
that fresh.” Phil looked at her and squeezed her hand. “Not for
She loved his smile. She loved how he touched her. She loved how he
looked at her right now. Like he loved her too.
didn’t you tell me?” Thomas frowned and sighed. “I wouldn’t have
to her? She swallowed. Of course he was embarrassed now. “I’m
sorry,” she said. “I didn’t want things to get to this.”
snorted and caressed the back of her hand with his thumb. “What she
means is she wanted a summer wedding,” he said lightly, “and
because of the trouble with her green card, we have to hurry things
up a little.”
formed in her throat. He was a fantastic actor.
can have that,” Phil added and squeezed her hand again. “I’ll
marry you twice. No problem.”
wanted to believe every lie he told …