Army Ranger Chase Richards just wants to do the honorable thing – not so easy when it comes to his best friend’s little sister. Ella has been infatuated with Chase since the day her brother first introduced them. Will fate bring them together – or cost Chase his honor and the respect of his best friend? Read More.
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“You okay?” Ella said.
“Yeah,” Chase said. But when he took a step, he stumbled. “Sonofabitch.”
“Let me help you.” Ella slipped under his shoulder, wrapping her arm around his midsection. He didn’t argue.
“Don’t think I’ve ever taken the elevator,” he muttered.
He was trying not to put his weight on her, she could tell. But every few steps he wavered, as if he couldn’t get his feet to follow each other properly.
In the elevator, Chase propped himself against the wall. “Maddy,” he murmured.
“What?” For a moment Ella thought he’d mistaken her for the doctor.
“She put something in that shot. The same thing she gave your brother.” He narrowed his eyes at her. “That why you drove so fast?”