Sometimes it bruises.
And sometimes it doesn’t.
Barbosa liked the taste of her.
Especially her ears
and the side of her neck.
And he knew she liked the taste of him,
even sweaty after the sun got through with them.
Covering her with hickies,
not from malice but excitement.
Wanting to eat her up from top to bottom.
The German beach club owner warned her,
“Be careful of that young man.”