A Second-Chance Proposal by Lia London (Proposal Series Novellas Book 1)
English | 2019 | Romance | ePUB | 158 Kb
A Second-Chance Proposal : Love always comes with risk.
Willa Fillmore is expecting her boyfriend to pop the Big Question, not dump her! Now what? She takes a job as a caregiver for a sweet little old lady. Seems like the perfect way to avoid men while her heart heals, right?
When Mac Norton’s mother dies in a car accident, he promises to keep an eye on his aging grandmother. He never imagined the woman she hires to help around the house could be the perfect cure for both of their grieving hearts.
“Melina whistled into the phone. “Hello? Are you going to say yes?”
“Duh.” Willa opened drawer two: summer tops. “Melina, how can you even ask?” T-shirt burritos flew into the drawer in a cascade of white, yellow, green, and pink. “We’ve been dating for over two years. He’s smart and cute and—”
“A bit of a snob?”
Willa frowned. “Why do you always say that?” Drawer three: socks and hose, all tucked and balled for convenient paired sorting. She tossed with better accuracy.
“Because he’s forever talking about how much money he makes and how fast he’s advancing in his career.”
“Who cares if he’s rich?” Willa’s tosses turned into angry spikes, causing some of the wads to bounce back out. Grunting in frustration, she stooped to pick up an errant fuzzy ball.
Melina sighed. “I just think you need someone more service-oriented. You’re in elder care, for crying out loud. You hang out with people who drool and wheeze and barely have a dime to spare, and he’s always off at some fancy business luncheon working connections.”