Left Me Standing
Laila Jerome never expected for this to happen, and especially not to her, but it did. She was left standing at the altar on her wedding day, waiting to get married to the 'love of her life' . Thomas Rhine, the man Laila had been with for over three years, left her because he wasn't ready, he lied to her and more importantly, himself. Laila left the altar that day, along with her heart.
Derek Danes, he lived the life of a wealthy CEO of his own company. With his life planned out for him from the very beginning, he was starting to wish he could be somewhere else . Derek wanted change, so when his friend of ten years is getting married, he decides it's the perfect time for change.
It's been five years since Laila last thought about Thomas, but its also been almost ten years since she's been home or contacted old friends. But one day, definitely out of the blue, her old childhood best friend, Clare, calls and tells her she's getting married. Now, Laila and Clare had not seen nor spoken to each other in years and Clare had only heard of what had happened to Laila. So Clare asks Laila to be her maid of honor as a last minute decision and not knowing who Clare is marrying, she accepts.
But what happens when the man her old childhood best friend is marrying turns out to be the one that left her at the altar, what is going to happen? When Laila meets Derek, she's overwhelmed with a feeling she hasn't felt in a very long time. Her heart is telling her to...love?
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