An utterly addictive short story that charts the early days of an intense and passionate love affair, from the author of CLIPPED WINGS.When a tragic accident devastates Tenley Page's life, she flees her hometown in search of somewhere she can start afresh. In Chicago she finds work, college, friends, and she tentatively begins to piece her life back together.Then Hayden Stryker crosses her path. He's devilishly handsome tattoo artist with a dark past of his own. From their fleeting interactions, Hayden's intrigue with Tenley grows into fascination. But as they get closer, Tenley must balance her feelings from him with the guilt she carries from the life she left behind.Tenley and Hayden's story continues in the hugely popular CLIPPED WINGS.