“You were worried? About the tape and my reaction. You thought I might end this?”
Lucas stiffens and nods reluctantly. “I was afraid you might, yeah.
“I’m sorry you were worried.”
“I’m sorry you were hurt.”
She smiles at him, hooking her fingers in his belt loops and pulling him closer to her. “I know you would never hurt me.”
Brushing her hair back from her face, he searches her brown eyes intently. “You do?”
Nodding, Ash presses a kiss to the center of his chest, above his heart. “Let’s see what I can do to convince you, I’m not going anywhere.”