BY HIS DESIRE
This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents are the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events, locales, or persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental.
Copyright 2012 by Kate Grey. All rights reserved, including the right to reproduce, distribute, or transmit in any form or by any means.
“Can I make a comment that will probably piss you off?”
Keith Logan glanced at his assistant, Valerie. “Nothing’s ever stopped you before.”
“Yeah, but I usually rip you about work-related stuff, and this is personal.”
Keith turned back to the million dollar painting he’d just lent to the Modern Art Museum. “Go for it,” he said, knowing she would anyway.
“I think you should start spending your money on something that will make you happy.”
He frowned. “I am happy.”
Valerie shook her head firmly. “No, you’re not. And ever since you bought that painting it’s even more obvious. You get this expression on your face whenever you look at it, like…” Her voice trailed off.