Doing a re-read of the Addicted series. Now onwards to Ricochet!
“ "I never wanted to leave you here"—his chest constricts underneath my palms—"and put you in pain, Lil. You have to know that…that this is the hardest thing I’ve ever had to do." He licks his lips. "It’s harder than saying no to my father, than rejecting the trust fund, this, right here, kills me.” ”