Bear Her Heart 3Um, well
..actually, it is also an amulet, he replied a bit hesitantly, but Rose didnt notice. At the word amulet her eyes lit up. Well, several of the herbs you are holding are known to provide protection against, shall we say, bad external influences as well as for purification. Even among your Native American tribes, I believe. Which is what I used them for.And the others?Now it was Cians turn to shift uncomfortably. Well, ahem, if you must know
passion.Rose looked up at him stunned for a moment. Pas-Pas-Pas
. Um, Im s-sorry. Did you just say
. Passion? Like in passion passion passion?Cian began to rub the back of his neck with his hand looking rather sheepish. Rose stared at the sachet in her hand with a mixture of horror and marvel. Suddenly she burst out laughing.
Bear Her Heart 4"They only reveal what you already feel. They cannot create attraction or desire, only reveal it," he explained. He watched as understanding caused a dull red to flood her sweet features. He ached for her as he saw the words that she had confessed come back to her. She pulled away from him and he let her. "Oh my god," she whispered as she realized that on top of everything, he felt sorry for her. Her humiliation was now complete. "I
.I, well I haven't I made a real mess of things." She began to back away not daring to look up at him, terrified of the pity she was sure to find there. "Rose, wait
""No, Mr. Arth. I have taken up too much of your time as it is. I best be going now. You-you enjoy your evening. I'm sure I'll be seeing you around. Remember, if you need anything, just holler," she said as sh