By Charles, K J
Silas Mason has no illusions approximately himself. He’s no longer lovely, or maybe likable. He’s an overbearing idealist, an intensive bookseller and pamphleteer who lives for revolution . . . and for Wednesday nights. a week he meets anonymously with a similar guy, in whom Silas has came across the correct meld of highbrow companionship and absolute obedience to his sexual instructions. yet unbeknownst to Silas, his closest pal can also be his maximum enemy, with the facility to work out him hanged—or spare his life.
A unswerving, well-born gentleman authentic, Dominic Frey is torn aside by way of his affair with Silas. via the sunshine of day, he can't fathom the intoxicating lust that drives him to fulfill with the novel week after week. within the bed room, every thing else falls away. Their wishes fit, and they're united by way of sympathy for every other’s inner most vulnerabilities. but if Silas’s politics earn him a demise sentence, hope clashes with responsibility, and Dominic reveals himself doing every little thing he can to avoid wasting the guy who stole his middle.
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Consideration, that was what it was, and something inside Silas had shifted, just a little bit, at that moment. That tiny piece of thoughtfulness from a gentleman who wanted to be fucked into the gutter, but who noticed how the man in the gutter felt. God knew quite how it had grown from there. How they had between them delineated the Tory’s needs, and the things Silas wouldn’t do, and the ways that Silas could know what the Tory wanted without making him say it. Because that was the Tory’s problem: Silas didn’t understand much of this, but he understood right off that it was no good for him to say out loud how he wanted it, if he even could.
Look at me. ” He waited for the dark head to rise with painful reluctance. “Look. ” His big rough hand, stroking and sliding over his big rough prick gleaming with oil. “That’s what you’re going to take. Every inch. ” The Tory’s lips were red and open with arousal. “Thank me,” Silas repeated. “Say, ‘Thank you for your cock, sir. ” The Tory’s shoulders were rigid, hands clamped on the rail. ” Silas pushed in and heard the Tory’s stuttering gasp like kisses on his skin. “Oh God. No. ” Just words, Silas reminded himself, glancing at the hands tight on the rail.
Please,” the Tory said. “Please. ” Silas stared at him, feeling the pulse beat beneath his fingers, hearing his harsh breaths. The Tory stared back, eyes full of shame and defiance, chin stubbornly up. One of those nights. “Don’t make you,” Silas repeated. ” He set his jaw, tensing his shoulders, increasing the pressure on the Tory’s skin. ” The Tory’s voice was a soft thread of pleading. ” Silas pushed him away, hard, catching him off balance a second time so he went over onto his tailbone, sprawling on the wooden floorboards.