05-28-2013, 08:58 PM
Declan felt sure he'd get Sanctuary when suddenly a slightly wealthier man stepped forward and doubled the offer, making Declan cringe. Really, that much for a concubine with a reputation for trouble?
Declan offered one more time, but when he was again outdone by the other man, he gave in; there was still the red haired one, after all.
The man ins question was an engineer-entrepreneur who'd started his own company that made various machines. He liked the look of the fox, nose turned up in a haughty manner. He could more than afford the price.