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After three. ” Tory clasped the warm cup between her hands, settling the container on her drawn-up knees. ” Her dark hair fell over her shoulder and she set the cup down on the sand, absently fiddling with the long strand. “Alex is badly hurt, Marc. He’s almost dead. ” She gazed over his shoulder without focusing, swallowing hard. In her dream, her brother’s face had been beaten so badly it was totally unrecognizable. The dream had left her shaken and frightened to death that they might be too late.

He looked like a modern-day pirate in his dark pants and shirt, his black hair loose and skimming his broad shoulders. He also looked annoyingly clean and alert, while she felt rumpled, out of sorts and limp as the surge of adrenaline left her system. Tory glanced down at the nasty-looking gun still clutched in her hand. She was holding it by the barrel. She jerked her hand away, dropping the weapon, and rose to her feet. “You scared me to death! ” Marc poured what was left of the stew onto his plate.

She was out like a light. Briefly he debated waking her so that she could take a hot bath and change into dry clothes. But she needed sleep now more than creature comforts. ” She didn’t move so much as an eyelash. Stripping naked out of his soaked clothes, Marc turned down the flame on the stove and then dried off with the clean T-shirt he retrieved from his pack. Digging a depression in the sand, he laid down a foil survival blanket and turned to Victoria. Her mouth was slightly open. She’d be pissed if she knew she snored.

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