Chapter Five of The Velveteen Tortoise is now available.
Jo looks over her shoulder, snips something at Rogers, Jr., then turns back to me. “You can give up the modular all together, Baby Bunny. Stay here with me.”
A shiver moves through me.
There’s no way I’d move into The Tower. I’m not like Jo, who’s thriving in the center of it all. If I’d move here, I’d be bumping into people everywhere. All the time. Touching.
“Or,” Joia says, “you could room with Fanboy in his cabin.”
“No.” I’m shaking my head—like, a lot—to drive home my point.
If I permanently move in with Pyx, then I’d be bumping into him everywhere. All the time. Touching...