"I dreamed once more, in the cool air of the Highlands. And the voice of my dream still echoed through ears and heart." (Dragonfly in Amber, Chapter 4)
Just a french girl passing by to tell you that "I am ready in french" is not "je suis prest" mais "je suis prêt" ;)
French Canadian here :). The line “Je suis prest” is actually the Clan Fraser of Lovat’s family motto. It’s old French derived from Latin. The Fraser family motto to this day is still “Je suis prest”.
You can find more information about the clan, the motto and coat of arms here.
What I meant to ask is, is this… usual? What it is between us, when I touch you, when you … lie with me? Is it always so between a man and a woman?
In spite of his difficulties, I knew exactly what he meant. His gaze was direct, holding my eyes as he waited my answer. I wanted to look away, but couldn’t.
There’s often something like it, but no. No, it isn’t—usual. I have no idea why, but no. This is… different.
“Because I wanted you. More than I ever wanted anything in my life.”