Forgiveness … It isn’t
always as easy as it sounds.
a Marine had been Ryker’s dream, but that dream faded when it led to losing the
one girl who held his heart.
to Alabama after being gone for more than five years was going to be hard, but
he couldn’t continue to live without her.
seemed empty and there was only one thing that could heal that void.
let her go again.
always be his...
I love a man in uniform. Couple that with
his love and devotion for Nicole and I was a goner.
Ryker was young and stupid. He knew that
Nicole wouldn’t be able to leave their hometown in Alabama, but he left any
way. He knew if he asked her, she wouldn’t have been able to go, but he felt it
was best to just let her go. He thought he was doing right by Nicole, but he
only broke her heart….and his
When Nicole picks up the pieces of her
heart and her life, Ryker returns. I could feel her conflict of emotions. She
loved him and probably never stopped loving him, but so much has happened in
the 5 years that Ryker has been gone. Nicole is hurt and angry, but she also
misses the connection that she and Ryker shared.
Ryker is persistent, dedicated and
devoted. Even though he left Alabama and Nicole, that’s where his heart was the
whole time. I loved their story and C.A.’s writing.