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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79  ·  rating details  ·  19 ratings  ·  7 reviews
After a light, flirtatious conversation about what makes a good beer, Bodie invites Eli back to his place to try some real brews. After a few different beers, the boys loosen up and are in confession mode. All their embarrassing tidbits come out, making for fun and silliness, like surfer Bodie coming out of the musical closet, to the ginger cowboy’s delight. Will there be ...more
ebook, 28 pages
Published September 2011 by Torquere Press
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Serena Yates
Warmth, happiness and a wonderful, quiet sense of humor is the best way to summarize this story for me. Eli has a delightful ‘voice’: he’s entertaining and observant as he meets and stats going out with Bodie. Rather than play up the difference between a Southern boy like him and the ‘Yankee’, the focus is on what they have in common.

Even though their relationship starts on a light note, and they fully intend to take it slowly, somehow, their feelings overcome them and they give in to some very
Cole Riann
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Note to Readers: This story is written in the present tense (though it doesn’t bother me, I know it does some).

Eli is a Texas boy through and through, playing Big City Cowboy in DC for an internship with the USDA. He’s only been away from home a month, but it’s quite a bit of a culture shock, evidenced by the opening scene. As Eli searches the local supermarket’s beer section for Lone Star (according to his mother the ONLY beer appropriate to use for making bra
Kimberley Dane
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Macy Beckett
I was an early beta reader for this story, and what impressed me most (aside from the steam) was the element of sweetness in Eli and Bodie's relationship. I rooted for them from the first page, and when I was done reading, it left me with a smile. :-)
Kerry Freeman
Love this story! I was one of the beta readers for this, and I really enjoyed it. Eli and Bodie try to balance their instance attraction with their desire to remain gentleman, and the results are hot! I'm a big fan of UST, and there's plenty.
Nov 14, 2011 Sadonna rated it 3 of 5 stars
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Short sweet and romantic story about Bodie and Eli who meet at a grocery store in a very cute manner. This meet cute story turns into a lot more.
I loved the voice to this as Eli narrates what's going on. Great build up and enjoyable characters!
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