teaser tuesday

Since nothing particularly noteworthy happened today (except a blizzard– and really, who wants to talk about that?) and because my book is conveniently sitting on the table here next to me, I think I’ll do a Teaser Tuesday post.  Here goes: 

She had essentially guided him through the shoals of ego-bound, angst-ridden, artistic immaturity to the terra firma of real, honest work and grown up responsibility.  Part of him, rather suddenly, hated her for that.      

-from Damage by John Lescroart