By Christina Skye
A yr 2000 desktop glitch obtained her $1 million and a cowboy--and the wildest event of her existence . . .
P.R. whiz Tess O'Mara is burned out. She's trying to find a metamorphosis. whatever wild and loopy. The yr 2000 has arrived. And that's while the difficulty starts. a working laptop or computer glitch has deposited 1000000 cash into her checking account. challenge is, it's anyone else's funds, anyone who's keen to kill to discover it--and Tess has already spent a huge bite of it on a brand new dresser and a powder-blue Mercedes convertible. without warning Tess is operating for her lifestyles, as speedy and so far as she will cross . . .
. . . till she reaches the sleepy desolate tract city of just about, Arizona. Sheriff Jake McCall, identical to Mel Gibson, is there to capture her as she careens into city and collapses from heatstroke in his hands. Jake's ready for anything--except the spoiled urban slicker with difficulty in her wake. the very last thing he expects is to fall for her. yet as hazard tracks Tess to her door, whatever unforeseen occurs that would rework very diverse humans, and one dusty, dead-end city, perpetually . . .
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He tilted his head toward the supply wagon. “The cook. ” SAMANTHA AND THE COWBOY 43 He shrugged. “They just do. ” She untied the burlap sack from around the saddle horn and cautiously approached the man who was now tying things into place at the wagon. “My supplies,” she offered. Such as they were. He harrumphed, took them, and stuffed her bag in a corner in the back of the wagon. “Appreciate it,” she told him. He grumbled something about “wet behind the ears” before turning away. Sam returned to her horse and pulled herself into the saddle.
That answer seemed to irritate Matthew even more. SAMANTHA AND THE COWBOY 41 The last thing Sam wanted was to cause hardship for the one who’d helped her. ” Jake looked at her as though she was too ignorant to know not to question his orders. “No,” he said in a voice that vibrated with warning. ” “Yes, sir,” she replied meekly. She’d run the farm for so long that she’d almost forgotten what it felt like not to be the one in charge. He looked at Matt. ” Jake turned his attention to Sam. “Cookie can store your gear in the supply wagon.
Although, truth be told, he figured he’d become a man at fourteen, when he’d marched into his first battle beating a drum to signal out the commanding officer’s orders. The roaring cannons and mortars had caused the ground to reverberate beneath his feet. He’d clutched the sticks he used to beat the drum so tightly that his knuckles had turned white. He thought he might have even cried the first time with the hail of bullets and the wailing of men surrounding him. But there had been so much black smoke swirling around and dirt flying that if he had cried, no one had 26 A N AV O N T R U E R O M A N C E noticed.
2000 Kisses by Christina Skye