This was pretty good until it just... ended. I can't tell if I've lost the last half of the book, but it certainly seems that way. This is the last bit:“I thought you would never ask.” She took the arm that he proffered and they wandered into the dining area, oblivious to the jealous gazes that pierced their flesh. They had eyes only for each other, and if they had noted the hostility, they may have been spared much pain."Uhh... does that sound like the end? No, that sounds like the beginning of a date. What hostility? What pain? WTF! I'm seriously confused and disappointed.