Intimacy Has A Price by Ansley Gilmore
Approx. 6,580 words.
Published on March 24, 2010.
Sam, the Mayor of NY City, is involved with Deanna, a NY Times reporter. As they fall in love, he struggles to confide in her about details of a car bombing that killed a prostitute. She doesn't understand why Sam is so convinced that the head of one of the crime families, Jimmy Gambezi, is the hit man. Deanna's career needs a boost, but will this story hurt her relationship with Sam?