He bets she doesn’t even remember how she ruined his life or how her presence needled his gator, taunting the beast to eat her alive or take her as his mate.
Milla doesn’t realize the power inside her. Her gator refuses to shift. Around Justice, her animal claws at Milla, wanting to be free. And she knows Justice is her mate—maybe she always has.
Forgiveness doesn’t come easy for Justice. But no one said taking a mate was easy.