In "Second Sight Dating" by Marianne Stephens, Serena, a psychic matchmaker, arranges dates for hero Dan...and double-dates to "keep an eye on him" and "make sure" things go well. All three dates don't go as planned. Of course, their "spur-of-the-moment" date goes very well...ending at her office and Serena grabbing his tie and leading him inside and... Night Out example #1.
In "Street of Dreams" by Marianne Stephens, time-traveling detectives Eileen and Nick must pose as newlyweds. Spending a night out searching a "disco" for a suspect and then going for dinner leads to Eileen's statement of, "Nick, take me to bed." To find out what happens, read the book! Night Out example #2.
In "Gone to the Dogs" by Marianne Stephens, Katie and Mike do nothing but fight until the inevitable happens...not a true romantic night out, but one of chasing a lost dog and falling into each others' arms. When they end up at his apartment, Katie says, "Honey’s really wonderful stuff. Smooth, sweet and can add a tingly feeling when rubbed, I mean spread, on the right places then licked off.” Is your imagination in high gear? Night Out example #3.
In "Anything You Can Do" by Marianne Stephens, Allison and Jeff finally finish their week-long daycare challenge and get to have adult time at dinner...and after.
Jeff: "Let's go back to the hotel."
Allison: "No dessert?"
Jeff: "All I want is you. Your room or mine?"
Enticing choice and Night Out example #4.
In "Strip Poker for Two" by April Ash, Melissa helps Jason pick out and buy clothes...especially sexy boxers since she intends to steal a pair! After shopping, their dinner out leads to burning lust and a trip to her bedroom. Games of "Strip Poker" don't begin that night, but add to the passionate nights after that. Night Out example #5.
In "Sexy Games" by April Ash, Sloane and Stacey don't spend their nights out...all are spent in their "adult game-testing" apartment. But, they do go shopping and to a movie. The deserted theater is the perfect place for some naughty sex, and gets them revved up to test their first game, "Hot Sands" back at the apartment. Night Out example #6.
All of these wonderful "Nights Out" seem to lead to passion and sex...but what else would you expect in romance books!
Enjoy YOUR night out!
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