Ariel Prince woke up bright and early on the most special of mornings. Yes, today was the day. Eric had already gone to work, leaving her lots of time to get things ready and prepare for the big day.
She got up, threw on her robe and walked into her daughters room. Melody was still sleeping soundly; she sat on the edge of the bed and shook her daughter awake gently. The sun was just beginning to rise and shine into the room.
Melody darling, wake up baby, Ariel said in her melodic voice, the voice that had seduced Eric into becoming her husband 17 years earlier. Ariel was nearing her 33rd birthday, but Eric always told her his princess never seemed to age, she was a timeless beauty, he told her. Ariel considered their daughter HER Princess and she was the most special thing in the world to the sensual redhead, now it was time to prove it.
Happy Birthday, baby, Ariel said to her daughter as she sat up in bed. Todays the big day, if you want it to be.
You know I do Mom, Melody said, looking at her mother with her dark, almost ebony eyes, so much like Erics. Melody had the best of both of them, Erics beautiful dark hair and eyes, but Ariels gorgeous skin and timeless beauty and was developing a lovely body. Today was the girls 16th birthday and Ariel and Eric had promised to make it special for her.
Then here you go, Ariel said, handing her daughter one of the hugest boxes shed ever seen, even bigger than her wealthy father had la Continue reading