books read in 2016 [3/?]
kings rising (captive prince #3) by c.s. pacat
laurent said, ‘our men have the gates and the halls. ios is yours.’
‘and you,’ said damen. ‘with your uncle gone, there won’t be resistance. you have vere.’
laurent was very still, and the moment seemed to draw out, the space between them private in the hushed baths.
‘and the centre. we both hold the centre,’ said laurent. and then: ‘it was one kingdom, once.’