‘On Keeping Pets’
Some pets need more than an instruction manual
‘This is Tino.’ Stella placed a hand under the man’s chin and lifted his head so Anne could see his lovely stubbled face, blushing as though she had just caught him masturbating behind the sofa.
He nodded, then quickly lowered his head again, dark eyes disappearing behind a fringe of auburn curls.
‘Tino’s uncomfortable with new people,’ Stella said as the two followed Anne into the lounge. ‘Don’t worry. He’ll get used to you.’