He was bruised on his ribs and up by his shoulder, the signs of battle only strengthening the impression of rage and ferocity tightly leashed. My choice of music clashed with the emotion seething from him. He was too controlled. Contained. His emotions so tightly leashed, along with his memories. I dug into my purse for my phone and ended up dropping the whole bag, spilling the contents onto the elevator car floor and across the checkerboard foyer. The penthouse fell silent for an endless moment, and then the gentle chords of Collide by Howie Day began to play. I felt Gideon approaching before I saw him, the air crackling with the violent energy of an impending summer storm. I felt him going away from my grasp, my greatest fears seems to happen. I was not confident enough to think that I could bear and then get him back. While we were enjoying the brightest time in our lives, the darkness of his past. We faced a terrible choice: the familiar safety of the lives we'd had before each other or the fight for a future that suddenly seemed an impossible and hopeless dream. Details ISBN -13 : ISBN -10 : Publisher : Penguin Group (USA) Publish Date. My beautiful, savagely elegant warrior. The love of my life. So tormented that the sight of him brought hot, stinging tears to my eyes. He jerked to a halt when he saw me, his hands clenching and releasing at his sides, his eyes wild and. The vows we'd exchanged should have bound us tighter than blood and flesh. Read more. Paperback Retail Price: 16.00 12.80 (Save 20) Add to Cart Add to Wishlist In Stock Online. FREE. Shipping for Club Members Check In-Store Availability Customers Also Bought Products. I left it all where it fell except for my smartphone, which I picked up and swiped through to get to the app that controlled the surround sound. I synced it to softer music, lowered the volume, and hit enter. We had to make a horrible choice: continue our normal safe lives that we have been in or start the fight for a future with an impossible and hopeless dream. This is excerpted from Chapter 14. Go here to read Chapters One, Two, and Three. Gideon hadnt called. Hadnt sent me a text after the flirtatious one promising me a steamy night. Hadnt come to me, even if only to sleep next door. Pain. Fury. The raging violence of the music crashed over me. I ached deep in my chest. I knew. I understood. The song was an audible manifestation of what Gideon felt inside himself and couldnt let out. Thank God I didn't have to pay for this book. I love this series and this couple and I thought that I would learn something new about them. But know it was more like a play by play about the chapters. Author: Sylvia Day Genres: Romance Views: 32787 Series: Crossfire #4 Published: November 18th 2014. Like: Read Online Storyline: Captivated by You (Crossfire #4) Gideon calls me his angel and he's also the miracle of my life.