My father was English. He date-raped my mother so she's hated English men ever since. You know my boyfriend's English, and I'm, uh, I'm half-English, which she's never been real happy about. If she finds out I'm dating someone English, she'll ah, think I' turning my back on her and becoming a foreigner.'Cathy, that's the stupidest reason I've ever heard.
You arrogant... thrust through the stomach of a snapping zombie, twisting and using all my strength to cleave him in half ... over published... wasn't going to work, it clawed at the blade, and my God, these things were tough, ...showy old bat... Crack! There went my head into the wall. If I didn't have a split skull, I'd be amazed. What are you waiting for? Aren't you the king of all bogeymen? The legend children fear will devour them if they don't behave?Come on, Vlad, live up to your reputation! If you can't burn to death one Egyptian vampire chained to a wall, how did you ever drive the Turks from Romania?You did it!Of course, I'm Vlad Tepesh, what did you expect?
...that left Francesca to slink into the chair opposite us. My feeling of superiority was short-lived, however, when she settled herself down and then crossed her legs.I didn't need a mirror to know my whole face had just turned red. With a hemline up to her thighs that gesture didn't leave anything to the imagination. Bones curled his fingers around mine and squeezed. His hand was still warmed from our contact moments ago. That's how fast he had to grab me again to keep me sitting where I was instead of yanking off my jacket to make her a pair of panties.