Miya believes that her lover can read her thoughts. Has she just gone crazy? That is possible, seeing as she was kidnapped and taken to a research facility. Miya is enchanted by her captor and, gradually, she succumbs to his "magic hands".
Content warning: This story contains abduction, bondage, and involuntary sedation. The sex is consensual and explicit. This audiobook is appropriate for mature listeners only.
"Who are you?" I demanded. My body was giving way to panic. I pushed against the restraints, though I knew they wouldn't budge.
"Give me a reading," the stranger stated. He positioned my injured arm between his hands, cupping my elbow.
"Surface temperature 38 degrees," the man to my left stated. What? Was he talking about me? It had to be Celsius.... Damn it, I should know what that means.
"Heart rate 140 BPM. Blood pressure 175 over 90."
That I understood. It was way too high. I shuddered. But how did they read it without a cuff?
"Just relax." His words blanketed me with a sense of ease, but there was something more. A warm comfort rippled beneath his hands. The pain in my elbow peeled away.
With narrowed eyes he stared down at my arm. Sensation tingled toward my hand, like a rush of blood, then my hand went numb.
"ETA 35 minutes," a man's voice said from the front of the vehicle.
"Where are we going?" I tried to make my words forceful, but my chest was heavy. A hum of feeling in my arm consumed my awareness. My arm twitched then relaxed again. The pain was completely gone.
I had tried reiki and meditation in college, but this was something I had never experienced. It was as if he commanded my muscles to relax.
You're just imagining things.