'So how come you keep telling me about it?' Ash demanded quietly. 'How come you keep teasing me with it? And then tell me it's okay, you don't want me, you'll back off again. And then you tell me again. How come you can't leave me alone?'

part of today's #AmReading from Ash: A Secret History by Mary Gentle, P869

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