By Charles, K J
Silas Mason has no illusions approximately himself. He’s no longer cute, or maybe likable. He’s an overbearing idealist, a thorough bookseller and pamphleteer who lives for revolution . . . and for Wednesday nights. per week he meets anonymously with an identical guy, in whom Silas has came upon the right meld of highbrow companionship and absolute obedience to his sexual instructions. yet unbeknownst to Silas, his closest good friend is additionally his maximum enemy, with the facility to work out him hanged—or spare his life.
A unswerving, well-born gentleman authentic, Dominic Frey is torn aside through his affair with Silas. by means of the sunshine of day, he can't fathom the intoxicating lust that drives him to fulfill with the unconventional week after week. within the bed room, every little thing else falls away. Their wishes fit, and they're united through sympathy for every other’s inner most vulnerabilities. but if Silas’s politics earn him a demise sentence, hope clashes with responsibility, and Dominic unearths himself doing every thing he can to avoid wasting the fellow who stole his center.
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And there it was. The rush of humiliated arousal that flooded everything else, washing it all away. Dominic bowed his head, or tried to, as the brute’s fingers tightened on his jaw. “Do I need to concentrate your mind? ” The brute released him with a shove. ” Dominic undressed, hands shaking. ” Dominic froze, arms high, cloth over his face, and felt the brute nearer. Felt his heat, his bulk. A rough hand slid over his bared, vulnerable belly and down the front of his breeches, forcing a reaction.
The Tory tipped his head back and shut his eyes. ” “Indeed not. I tried to explain, you see. We were, what, twenty-two? I thought he might understand. He didn’t. He was disgusted. It is…hard, to see disgust on the face of the man you love above all others. He was revolted by what I asked of him, and then…I had to tell him what we had, without that, wasn’t enough for me. ” His voice ached. Silas wanted to hold him, pull him close. ” “I thought it was right, until I saw his face, heaven help me.
Dominic wasn’t having that. ” “Seditious my arse. Or yours, because you know damned well we’d both swing for what we just did. ” “Oh, well, shall we trot round to Bow Street then? ‘Hello, Mr. Redbreast, this fellow buggered me, and I loved it. ” The brute sat up. He wore the formidable scowl that indicated thought. “It’s exactly the point. ” The wine splashed over Dominic’s fingers. ” “Oh, come on. Half of London knows he did it. ” “Well, he didn’t,” Dominic snapped. “Either. ” “Aye? Well, let’s call it an analogy then and just imagine Cumberland cut his valet’s throat.
A Seditious Affair by Charles, K J