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Saturday, March 10, 2012

March 12--MY DAY!!--The Romance Review Anniversary


Welcome to the Romance Review first anniversary party!


Part of the hop is a Q&A. My question is from "Man Theory," a story in my collection, Man Theory and Other Stories: In "Man Theory," how tall is the hero, Ethan?

Here's the excerpt:

"I have a theory about love.”

Ethan's statement knocked me from the proverbial mountain top. Eyeing him, I clapped my hand across my mouth to stifle a giggle.


From Day One at our new jobs at Prime Designs, Ethan and I had forged a friendship. I was the artsy-heartsy, emotional gal. Him--the technical, by-the-book pal. We ate an occasional dinner, watched a movie, whatever. Traded small gifts like coffee, a magazine, music. However, Ethan had never made an overture toward me.


Translated: Nothing intimate.


I'd said to myself, "Rats."


For work, we'd traveled to Colorado Springs to attend a workshop on web design innovations. After check-in, I'd joined him at the bridge crossing the lake to decide about lunch before the meetings commenced.


My six-one geek wearing rimless glasses, leaned against the railing, and stared into the sparkling blue waters of the high mountain lake, and the feathered fowl paddling by.


Have his feelings changed? I asked in disbelief, "R-really? A theory...about love?"

Is Ethan:

A. 6'4"


B. 5'2"


C. 6'1"


D. 5'10"


Be sure to post your answer in the comment section with your EMAIL address. I'll draw from the correct ones and notify the winner.

Thank you for visiting me at Handbags, Books...Whatever and continue on to visit other blogs in the TRR Anniversary event. Good luck!

19 comments:

Catherine Lee said...

Ethan's 6'1"

Thatnks for being a part of TRR's first anniversary event.

catherinelee100 at gmail dot com

comfort said...

Ethan is 6'1".
comfort at idx dot com dot au

booklover0226 said...

The answer is C, Ethan is 6'1".

Thanks,
Tracey D
booklover0226 at gmail dot com

June M. said...

C: Ethan is 6'1".
Thanks for taking part in TRR's anniversary event.
June
manning_j2004 at yahoo do tcom`

Karen Cote said...

If the drawing is for your lovely book I've already been gifted with that treasure. If its for another prize, let it be more books from you. I do have a question for you though...how tall is Handsome? Is it likely he might be 6'1"? Hehehe

Vicki Batman, said...

Hi, Karen: Handsome is 6'1". And youngest boy is 6'2". I've always liked tall men. lol

You're too sweet!

Kathy Ivan said...

Morning, Vicki

6 foot 1.

Don't enter me in the drawing since I aleady have my copy of your fabulously funny stories, so gift it to another worthy reader.

Kathy at Kathy Ivan dot com

Miggy said...

The answer is "C" 6'1"

Vanessa N. said...

Ethan is 6' 1". Thanks for the chance.

mythic021@gmail.com

Karilyn Bentley said...

Hi Vicki,
Ethan is 6"1'. Have a great day!!

Donna said...

C. 6'1"

1_trouble AT msn DOT com

cheralyn said...

Ethan is C: 6'1. Thanks! cheryllynne(at)rocketmail(dot)com

CityGirl said...

C: 6"1. :)

synergy55 at hotmail dot com

joder said...

The answer is C: 6'1". Thanks for the giveaway!

joderjo402 AT gmail DOT com

JoAnna said...

Ethan is 6'1''

beckerjo at verizon dot net

Vicki Batman, said...

Thank you to all who participated in the TRR party today. Our winner is: comfort@idx.com.au

Congratulations!

Loretta said...

6'1"....:) and leaving his gal-pal breathless:)

Loretta Wheeler
magnolia22@hotmail.com

Loretta said...

6'1"....:) and leaving his gal-pal breathless:)

Loretta Wheeler
magnolia22@hotmail.com

Ciara said...

I see everyone else answered so I feel like I'd be cheating. :) I've always liked tall men.

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