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An Unholy Alliance #4 (2.1) by Julie Lynn Hayes
“Where exactly are we going?” I was struggling to remain fully alert, fighting against the blood-induced haze of overindulgence. That’s not usually a problem vampires have… unless they’ve had too much to drink. Much like myself. For lack of a better analogy, think of all the humans who stuff themselves silly at one particular meal every November and then nod off after the consumption of the pumpkin pie. Except this was stronger, a force I couldn’t fight.
I can’t even swear my words were intelligible. They sounded like they were coming from far away, even to me. I’d wedged
“This is manmade?” I gaped at him.
He shrugged one shoulder. “We take security seriously. Without the Kardoval, we would be lost. They are protected.”I got the hint. Not that I thought Garjah was threatening me, or was worried I would do anything. But the other Four Arms didn’t know me. And I was bringing a deadly animal with me. I stoked a hand down Bouncer’s side. “Hear that, buddy? Let’s not get too… excited.” That could be difficult. Look what he did with Timok. I pursed my lips, suddenly not quite as amused with him picking up on