I raised up my hands, in a placatory manner, as if in surrender, suing through my eyes, words and stance for peace, forgiveness. Whatever.
"Vinny, calm down please. I'm really sorry. Let's talk this over. I..." I began to say.
But he was having none of that.
He landed a powerful punch on...
She placed a light kiss on my mouth, then her thumb replaced her lips, tracing the outline of my mouth with a light, feathery touch.
I held her hand tightly to me, our eyes locked on each other, unwillingly to let go, momentarily forgetting that she was my brother's fiancé, that she...