Aspire: Sneak Peek 1

 

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“I do not understand. Why would you want to live here instead of taking your mother’s place in the Fae Realm?” Talon crossed his arms and Lilia attempted to ignore the way his biceps flexed as he did so.

“Because I’m from here. What do I know about the Fae Realm? Fae politics? Nothing. And I don’t care to,” she answered impatiently.

“You are not from here…from this modern place. The Fae Realm would be more like Arraine was than this place.”

“I like Los Angeles. I love my friends. I love my school.” Lilia gestured to her jeans and tank top. “I love modern clothes and modern food.”

“Surely food and clothing is not worth giving up a throne.”

Lilia arched an eyebrow. “You’ve clearly never had a double double with grilled onions at In-N-Out. I’d give up quite a lot for it.”