A clip from the book: They sat close together beneath a starry, moonlit sky with the convertible's top down. During
a pause in their conversation,Steve leaned forward and gently kissed Kathleen for the first time. His kiss was soft and sweet, and the one immediately following was tender, slow, and lingering. It quickly led into
another deeper and more urgent one. This wasn't the kiss of a fumbling and inexperienced high school boy; instead, it was the kiss of a man intent on drawing her to his level of desire. His kisses were producing a
strange new warm and exciting feeling in Kathleen.
She instinctively pressed against him and returned his kiss with an intensity that matched his. It suddenly became fire and ice....