He was coiled and ready to snap if the Watcher so much as looked at her too long.
He tried to block that day from his mind as he played out the coiled rope from over his shoulder and moved backwards down the slope.
She tossed the fish back to the ocean and coiled the rope, hiding it beneath several small rocks in the back of the cave.
Kris pursed his lips, wanting to release the curses coiled on his tongue. He looked her over. She'd at least worn sturdy shoes, long pants and shirt. She was in decent shape, slender and toned from Pilates and the gym.
He helped her into the saddle, which was entirely unnecessary, and then lifted a coiled rope from the fence post.
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