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I try to calm myself but my breathing only comes in short panting gasps. I’m afraid but I also want to please him.
“Good girl,” he says, as though reading my mind, sensing my need for reassurance. “You will make me proud, won’t you?”
“I’m going to whip you now, Julie.”
from "The Locked Room" by Rose de Fer
Available in The Mammoth Book of Erotic Romance and Domination