By Alisa Kwitney
After going for greater than a 12 months with out a date -- a list in ny urban -- Marlowe Riddle has ultimately met a broodingly horny, sharply clever guy who's basically attracted to making greater than well mannered dialog. the one challenge: Joseph Kain is an NYPD detective sincerely less than the wrong effect that Marlowe is a decision lady. yet whereas Marlowe does take cash for spending time with strangers in her dear higher West part residence, she's a psychologist -- now not Manhattan's resolution to the Mayflower Madam! A truth she has no goal of telling Joe ... a minimum of no longer until eventually she finishes her study undertaking at the "Behavioral results of Disguising Identity." yet Marlowe's no longer the single one attempting to secretively achieve info ... and it really is turning into more and more doubtful who's seducing whom. simply because occasionally the one option to examine what a guy relatively desires ... is to get him at the sofa.
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