I twisted my wrists in order to loosen the bonds, to no avail. I was trapped. Trapped by him. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Maril Blake wanted nothing more in life than to enjoy every second of it. She was perfectly content with working as a salesgirl in a clothing store. She was a woman full of life and smiled constantly. But one evening of witnessing a murder changes her happy, peaceful life and plunges her straight into the grueling world of the Mafia and in the arms of Severin Aresco Severin Aresco is a cruel, heartless man who kills people as hobby. He is known in the dark world as the Scorpio, as he kills without remorse. He has men bowing down to his every whim, and one would be considered stupid if they try to cross Severin Aresco. When Severin meets the stubborn and fierce Maril, he does everything to break her and bend her to his will. But he isn't successful. Will Severin use extreme methods to make Maril submit? Maril wants nothing more than to escape the cruel, Mafia boss, Severin Aresco. But she has to face reality. She has to face the fact that Severin won't ever let her go. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Warning: mature content!