By Carmen DeSousa
A passionate romantic-suspense of affection, betrayal, and obsession, She Belongs to Me can have you falling in love and pondering should you can belief someone correct as much as the final page.
Charlotte police officer Jordan Monroe is used to being on top of things. Ever because his father died, he has supplied for his mom and sisters or even employed his brothers-in-law to assist run his winning development corporation. On an opportunity business journey, even though, he meets the only one that throws his existence right into a whirlwind--Jaynee.
Jaynee has lived a sad existence and has sworn off all males. that's until eventually a rugged southern gentleman lands in her seating quarter, refusing to take no for a solution. From the instant they meet, Jordan sweeps her off her ft, assuring her that happiness exists. yet can she fairly get away her past?
Five years later, Jordan reveals Jaynee on their again porch with a gunshot wound to the pinnacle. whereas Jaynee lies in a coma, Jordan has to return to their starting and work out what went incorrect. Did he push his spouse to the sting, or has her previous get back to hang-out them?
Although She Belongs to Me is a part of the Southern Romantic-Suspense assortment, it's a stand-alone tale that may be learn by itself. it is a cliffhanger-free area right here, associates!
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Scrambling to his toes, his imaginative and prescient blurred via tears, he hunted for the cordless telephone. Jaynee by no means stored the telephone within the related position, and she or he by no means saved the ringer on. looking from room to room, he eventually chanced on it within the spare rest room. Punching within the 3 numbers, Jordan staggered again to his fading spouse. “Emergency! ” he replied the automatic query, ready till a woman’s voice got here at the line. “My spouse has been shot! She’s respiring, yet slightly. i would like an ambulance! ” His voice emerged hysterical, a mix of discomfort and pleading, yet he knew he had to stay composed sufficient to be understood. The dispatcher requested a torrent of inquiries to retain him speaking. “Listen, ma’am,” Jordan interrupted the woman’s queries, racing to front of the home. “I’m a cop. i do know protocol. I’ll depart front front open for the officials and medics. My spouse is subconscious from a gunshot wound to the top. The firearm is beside her. i must come again to her. ” Jordan disconnected the telephone as he lower back to Jaynee, slumping down subsequent to her, hoping she might nonetheless listen him. “Jaynee, are you able to pay attention me? i like you. I’m so sorry. I didn’t suggest these bad phrases. Please don’t depart me like this. Please come back…I don’t wish you to depart. I promise no matter what it really is we’ll paintings it out, yet please don’t depart me. ” breathing in a mouthful of air, he located his hands opposed to her carotid artery to substantiate she was once nonetheless respiring. She was once, yet her pulse felt vulnerable. He wanted her to appreciate how a lot his lifestyles counted on her survival. “Jaynee, you want to struggle. You’ve regularly been a fighter, so i need you to struggle to dwell. struggle for us,” he commanded, his tone beseeching and critical. once more, tears fell unrestricted down his face. He by no means cried, now not sooner than this night. yet at this second, he knew greater than ever how a lot his spouse intended to him and the way he may by no means subsist with no her. “Dear God,” Jordan pleaded in a quiet prayer. “Please shop her. provide me one other chance. I don’t wish whatever with out her. Please, take every thing from me, yet now not Jaynee. ” Jordan heard the wail of the sirens as they made their process, yet he didn’t circulation; he couldn’t depart her. After a couple of minutes, the telltale sound of an officer’s heavy boots indicated that the police had arrived. “Stand up slowly along with your fingers up, and step clear of the gun,” the officer commanded in a noisy authoritative voice. The bellow of the officer’s voice sounded hole in Jordan’s ears as though he have been nonetheless in his nightmare. “Hands the place i will see them! ” he repeated. Jordan didn’t are looking to go away Jaynee, yet lifting his palms, he retreated from his spouse. He understood process, knew they had to cordon off the realm, yet he couldn’t fathom the advice of leaving her aspect. The officer targeted his eyes on Jordan whereas he saved either palms gripped on his unholstered gun. “You made the 911 name? You’re a cop? ” “Yeah, with Charlotte-Meck. ” Jordan appeared down at Jaynee. “She’s my spouse; her identify is Jaynee. i used to be dozing whilst I heard the gunshot.