I’m not sure how I knew what to do. I was running on instinct when I grabbed Caterina and redirected that wave of power at myself. Somehow, I knew I would be able to absorb it.
I glanced over at the pool to see several shocked faces looking our way. Caterina’s sister was on the ground, desperately trying to catch her breath after her near-death experience. Served her right, I thought. She showed complete disregard toward the fact that I was her sister’s tethered-mate. As though I could be tempted by her Siren ways, when I was bonded to another.
The only thing that tempted me was watching Caterina wield her power. She had drawn the energy from the pool in the same way she is able to from the sea. She was fierce, and I was more than aroused by the fact that her rage was fuelled by her devotion to me.
“Are you alright, love?”
I tilted her chin