By Robyn Carr
They have been most sensible associates for the reason that 7th grade. yet this summer season, teetering at the threshold of thirty, 4 ladies are going to want one another greater than ever.Cassie has sworn off romance after one more undesirable date. but deep down, she's nonetheless trying to find Mr. endlessly. A long-haired biker does not determine into her plans, so where's the damage in traveling the again roads of Sonoma on a Harley with Walt Arneson?Julie married her highschool sweetheart—who can get her pregnant with a trifling glance—too younger and now wonders how her existence grew to become all approximately leaky taps and checkbook balances. perhaps love isn't really adequate to maintain the most popular couple in town.Marty's firefighter husband has forgotten all approximately romance, and an past love starts to appear powerful tempting.Beth, a hectic surgeon trapped in a physique that is betrayed her another time, is turning into a tricky sufferer and a secretive friend.Life can swap in an instant…or a summer time. And having outdated associates to lean on can in simple terms up the possibilities of fortunately ever after.
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She had sex the first time at seventeen. She had been soooo in love. She’d had sex the last time five months ago. In thirteen years of sexual activity, it didn’t take long to get to a couple dozen, or the vicinity; she couldn’t actually count them without writing them down, an act that repelled her. Even so, she didn’t feel promiscuous. She felt, frankly, completely lost. Steve turned his beautiful black eyes up to her and made a sound. Then he licked her arm. He would never leave her. But he would, she reminded herself, and Steve was her only real family.
Yeah. I guess. ” He grinned into her eyes and brushed a little hair away from her brow. “I bet I know when it was,” he said, his voice thick and husky. “We had dinner with your folks and you liked me. I didn’t fuck up all night, which is a miracle, huh? Then after the kids were in bed, you liked me a lot. ” He gave her a kiss on the nose, on the lips, on the chin. ” Her eyes welled with tears. “We can’t afford another baby. ” “We get by okay. ” He chuckled. “You’re so damned knock-upable. I just can’t help myself.
She would be thirty in six months and she had yet to meet someone who lasted six months with her. ” And then they’d tell a story of meeting their own lifetime mate, but they were never more than thirty with a bad track record. If there was anything harder than facing the terrifying truth, it was having that fear not taken seriously. ” Well, it wasn’t happening. Her mind was jumbled with numbers. If I’m thirty when I meet him, give it a year to see if we’re in sync, a year-long engagement, and then if I don’t get pregnant easily, am I thirty-five before that first baby’s coming?
A Summer in Sonoma by Robyn Carr