Rise from the Ashes
For over a year, Connor has served the guy with the sad eyes one drink a night. He drinks it, pays, then leaves. One night he orders two and Connor finally gets him to talk. Little by little, week by week, Connor coaxes Lucas to open up - and falls in love with him along the way. But is love enough to help Lucas overcome the physical and emotional pain of what he's been through? And can Connor really understand the horror of what happened?
The first novella in the Recovery trilogy.
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Publisher: Independently Published
Heat Level: 3
Romantic Content: 4
Ending: Click here to reveal
Character Identities: Gay
Protagonist 1 Age: 36-45
Protagonist 2 Age: 36-45
Tropes: Hurt / Comfort, Love Can Heal / Redemption
Languages Available: English
Series Type: Continuous / Same Characters
" He's there again tonight. The guy with the sad eyes. Every night at the same time. Orders the same thing. Drinks it. Leaves. "