I have more from A Harmony of Fire and Earth for you today, though I may start mixing it up and sniping from other things again next week. This snippet follows not long after last week's. I went a little over six sentences—sorry!—but I thought it was necessary with this one.
“I don’t want to stop kissing you,” Rhys gasped out.
Gaz’s breath hitched. He buried his face in Rhys’s neck. “We have to.”
Before Rhys could begin to tense, Gaz continued, “You left your sister in there, and sooner or later, she or Meraud will come looking for us. I’d rather neither of them caught us doing what we know will follow if we keep kissing. I’m trying not to think about the risk we’ve taken already. Just imagine it.”
“I’d rather not.” Rhys laughed at Gaz’s dramatic shudder. “And you’re probably right. But...we can find time to keep kissing later, right?