Just For You ~ ON HOLD ~
"Good evening, miss" he says, swiftly hiding his box of tools behind the chair.
"G-Good evening, s-sir" she replies, stuttering before the handsome man before her.
"And who might you be? Such a beauty is rare in these parts!"a small smirk forms on his lips.
"Yes" he replies, amused.
"I-I am Reed, Va-Valerie Reed."
"Lo! A beautiful name for a beautiful lady!"
"T-thank you. And y-you, kind s-sir?" she asks, her cheeks painted a soft red.
"Ah! Well, uh, you see, my name..", he says, suddenly uneasy.
"Yes?" she asks, feeling more confident now, seeing the otherwise confident man stutter.
"Eros G. Hawthorn, a pleasure to meet you."
James Deacon, a well known burglar, isn't one to be stopped. If he wants something, he gets it. And he has now set his eyes on the beautiful Valerie Reed.
Daughter of one of the two richest bankers in the world, Valerie has many suitors. But all she needed was one glance, one word to fall in love. With a burglar.
Love changes all. James Deacon turns over a new leaf, and starts anew, in hope to woo the banker's daughter.
Will he succeed? Or will his love stay a dream? Forever?
A new life. A new name. A new love. A new start. Let it begin.
Stunning cover by @nightgate