This story has a message that a lot of people should learn to appreciate and practice. Communication is very important in a relationship, it could determine the path it takes, or could have taken.
Trent is very responsible and takes on the very mature task of looking after his siblings, but when it comes to his love life he has a lot to learn. He unknowingly finds his true mate and marks her, but then is thrown for a loop when she stops talking to him. Maybe a little truth serum would have gone a long way.
Julie doesn’t trust men since having a few bad relationships and a cheating father, now when the real thing stares her right in the face, she won’t accept it. and that may be her undoing. Never judge a book by it’s cover.
Short, but sweet HEA