By Anne Tenino,E.J. Russell
Thirty-seven-year-old Nate Albano’s moment dating ever ended 3 years in the past, and because he’s grace — grey asexual — he doesn’t expect beating the percentages to discover a 3rd. nonetheless, he’s received his puppy, his leisure pursuits, and his task as a distinct results technician on Wolf’s touchdown, so he can’t bitch — much.
Seth Larson, umpteenth iteration Bluewater Bay, is the critical good-time man, content material with tending bar and being his grandmother’s handyman. The evening they meet, Seth’s trying to find a few leisure intercourse to flee family members drama. yet for Nate, romantic appeal comes ahead of sexual charm, so whereas Seth thinks they’re hooking up, Nate simply desires to speak . . . genealogy?
So they claim a “just pals” truce. Then Seth asks for Nate’s aid investigating a sinister Larson relations mystery, and their emotions begin edging means past platonic. yet Nate might want greater than Seth can provide him, and Seth is probably not in a position to depart his good-time photograph at the back of. except they could give you the chance to merge carefree with dedication, they can fail to notice real love —
the simplest time of all.
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