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A New Court, Part VII

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Tamlin burst into my room just as I was wrapping my dressing robe around my body and rinsing my mouth out with water, sweeping me up in his arms and twirling me around, his face alight with happiness.

It had been a week and a half since I last saw Rhys—a week and a half since I’d been able to touch him, and it was killing me. And Tamlin’s touch made me nearly cringe.

Even the thought that Tamlin could touch me and Rhys couldn’t made me cringe.

I must have made a noise because Tamlin dropped me as though I’d burned him.

“I’m so sorry,” he said. “I’m so sorry, I got carried away.”

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