Becca picked up the paperback book that Reba had been reading. “Is this good? You seemed to be really interested in it when I walked in the store.”
“Oh, yes! I love her books. This one, Dangerous Embrace, is one of her first ones and I liked it so much I’m reading it again. I love a good love story, you know? Especially when there’s a good satisfying ending and — ” She sighed. “I’ll tell you, I sure could use a good love story about now.”
They both looked up toward the door when they heard the squealing of brakes on the gravel outside.
“That’ll be Buddy. And let me tell you, this ain’t no good love story walking in the door.” Reba sighed again and patted her hair into shape as the door flew open.