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BOOKS READ IN 2017: hard wired by megan erickson and santino hassell

“Jesse, what the fuck do you want?”

He shook himself. “Can we talk?”

“No. Leave me the fuck alone.”

I was supposed to be sounding tough and cold, but Jesse’s eyes softened. He bit the inside of his cheek. “I’m not— I don’t want to fight. I don’t want to call you names and hurt you. I’m sorry for earlier, I was…I was caught off guard. I just want to understand how last night felt so real to me, and today it’s like everything changed.”