Taking Him by Force
By Delilah Fawkes
“Let’s get this over with.” Brady ran his hands through his short dark hair. “I have a party to hit tonight.”
Liz pushed her glasses up on her nose. “Brady, if you can’t pass chemistry, you won’t be eligible to play football. Just trust me, okay? You can do this.”
Brady sighed, and settled back down on the edge of Liz’s bed. “Alright, fine, but make it quick. I could have a hot girl on my lap and a beer in my hand by now.”
Liz hid her grin. Oh, you’ll have a great time tonight, Brady. Don’t you worry. Everything was in order for tonight; all the elements in place. It was just a matter of time before things went her way.
“Open your text to page 139, and let’s talk about attraction.”
“Electrons and protons, Brady. They attract one another due to their opposite charges. Simple enough to understand.”
“I don’t follow, Liz. I’m not a geek like you.” Brady picked up her stuffed bear and fiddled with it.
“Oh, Brady, I’d think someone like you knows all about attraction.” She grinned at him as he met her eyes. “Aren’t you a total ladies’ man?”