Six Sunday #33 – Forsaking the Prize Part 3

Another six from Forsaking the Prize, my latest Regency Historical Romance, following straight on from last week. Need to recap? Click here to start from the beginning.

Enjoy!

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Leopold took a step forward and touched the scars on his back. “My God have you even seen this?”

Tobias shrugged. “No. I have not had much opportunity to gaze at myself in mirrors. There’s nothing you can do about it. Put it from your mind.”

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10 Responses to Six Sunday #33 – Forsaking the Prize Part 3

  1. Carrie Crain October 7, 2012 at 2:20 pm #

    I’m intrigued with his scars and how he got them. His lack of concern is an interesting character attribute. Very mysterious! Great six!!




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  2. Sandra Sookoo October 8, 2012 at 1:07 am #

    I like that he’s so accepting of his scars.




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  3. Patricia Preston October 8, 2012 at 1:26 am #

    Love the part where he says he hasn’t had time to gaze at himself in a mirror!




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  4. Christine Warner October 8, 2012 at 1:29 am #

    Love the insight into your characters by this little snippet! Wonderful.




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  5. Elin Gregory October 8, 2012 at 2:08 am #

    Tobias seems to have a great sense of what is and is not important. Interesting character. One wonders if Leopold is as grounded.




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  6. veronicascott October 8, 2012 at 3:19 am #

    Easier said than done sometimes, to stop wondering about something like these scars seem to be – excellent excerpt!




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  7. Stevie Carroll October 8, 2012 at 4:36 am #

    Toby brazening it out there?




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  8. Sue October 8, 2012 at 5:19 am #

    I doubt they can be put out of mind. And yes, I also doubt he is so unemotional about the scars




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  9. Tonya Burrows October 8, 2012 at 6:07 am #

    Interesting. Despite his indifference, it sounds like he might have emotional scars to match those on his body. Nice characterization!




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  10. Donna Cummings October 8, 2012 at 10:47 am #

    I like his reply, but I wonder too how much emotional scarring he’s hiding from. Nice six. 🙂




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