...someone who will die for you and more...
They were barely out of the restaurant before he had her up against the wall. In between kisses, Claire dizzily reflected that while he might look like a Boy Scout, Tim Bayliss kissed like anything but.
But as he began to nuzzle her cleavage, she said, "I can't... I'm sorry. There's someone else." She touched his cheek as he gazed pleadingly at her with those puppy-dog eyes. "And I can tell there's someone else for you too."
His blush told her the bluff was right. But she didn't expect the pain in his eyes.