"Rhys! Oh my god! Rhys!" I promptly stood up and started laughing and twirling him around. "Woah! Woah! Calm down, girl!" Rhys laughed. I stopped twirling and suddenly he picked me up and stared into my eyes. A stampede galloped to the core of my body and my legs felt weak as jelly. "I have a plan. Will you help me, Rhys? Please?" I half whispered, half croaked. .~.~.~. Courtney Howle is the good girl with the bad past and a whole lot of secrets. Rhys Santoro is the bad boy with the difficult past. What happens when you mix these two teens and create a deal? Why, we don't know for sure. But what we do know is that: It all started with a deal.