Table Number 4 chapter 6 preview
“Penguins are cute.” I blurt out and blush. Saying awkward things is my specialty.
they are.” he gives me a half smile before he looks back to the
screen where two emperor penguins are paddling around the ice. I bite
my lip, the silence feeling awkward now. Damn me and my mouth!
dressed up as a penguin last Halloween.” Christian suddenly tells
me, surprising me. “It was horrible because the party was indoors
and it was so damn hot in that costume.”
A penguin?” I smile at the thought of him in a penguin costume. I
would have assumed he would dress as James Bond, he would look hot in
a suit. Of course I am in no position to think about him as hot, not
even if he is wearing a suit or a penguin costume.
Groaning, he rolls his eyes. “Yeah. It was a bet and I lost. The worst thing was that it was the Halloween party at work, my colleagues made fun of me for the rest of the year.”
can’t suppress it, I have to laugh out loud. He looks at me in shock
at first, then he gives me a hurt look. “Yeah, laugh at my misery.
One hell of a friend you are.”