Love Untrodden

All Rights Reserved ©

Summary

What happens when starry-eyed Lily Basie walks in on a devastatingly handsome stranger in her boss's home and calls him a thief then later realizes the presumed stranger is the pop idol everyone seems to be talking about....... Set in the beautiful city of Cape Town, South Africa and weaving through the complexities of family feud,the music world, betrayal and two people determined to find love despite the scars of the past.....and present.

Genre:
Fantasy / Romance
Author:
TheDeborah😍
Status:
Ongoing
Chapters:
7
Rating:
5.0 2 reviews
Age Rating:
16+

Chapter 1

~~Love Untrodden~~


One,don't get wasted on girls' night out. Two,never forget to buy batteries for the alarm clock. Three, spend less time playing candy crush saga to save phone's percentage. Lily knew she was late but to avoid been overly late she'd ditched her car for the subway in a rush to get to the fashion house before ten o'clock. She was absolutely sure Jacques would have been trying her line but thanks to candy crush, here was her phone, dead to life.
A quick glance at the expensive Chanel wristwatch her boss gifted her two months ago told her she had less than an hour to make it to Hout Bay. Lily had been Jacques assistant for about two years and was practically her right hand. Being a fashion designer, Jacques owned a trendy boutique cum fashion house famous and well known among the socialites and celebrities. She was also also a Human Rights Activist who owned a girls' rehabilitation foundation and just like every other event, her boss was hosting a special women's movement today and she was LATE!
The train, reaching another terminal, slowed to a slow halt and people in their usual bustle,trooped out while others rushed in. And elderly woman got in and seeing the seats contained, her frail hands grabbed the handle bars. Lily got to her feet and offered the woman her seat.
"Woza uhlale gogo. You shouldn't stand."
A smile lit up her wrinkled face as she took Lily's vacated seat.
"Thank you, ingane. Ikosi Ikubusise." Which literally translates into 'Thank you child. God bless you.
Minutes later, a stream of giggles came from a group of schoolgirls behind her. Their heads were bent over a tablet, their gazes glued to something one of them pointed at. Lily almost rolled her wide eyes. Clearly, they were skipping classes to go somewhere and inside their bags must be dresses far from decent. It was common to see teenage girls skipping school at this hour to attend parties or lodge in hotels with older guys.
"The King is back!" One of them screamed in delight. "Oh.My.God! Lucifer!"
What nonsense were they uttering..... King? Lucifer? Lily turned again to see their heads bowed, intently reading from the tablet. As if on cue, the trio chanted a song only vaguely familiar to her ears. To her chagrin, two adults to her left bobbed their head to the song. Wow,it was that popular?
"He's going to be at the Lala Arena next week Friday, girls!"
The 'he' must be the Lucifer they were referring to. Their excited screams almost had Lily whipping her head round to shut them up but instead, she shut her ears against their chatter
If she really wanted to find out who the idol was,she could easily access the truth on the gossip columns and popular tabloids but it really wasn't her thing, besides, her phone was dead.....
Just then,the train arrived at her stop. Lily instantly forgot about the girls and their chatter; she had a dress to pick for Jacques. As she hurried out of the train, she heard the Gogo sending her some words of prayers but she was too late to acknowledge. In her mind, however, she said a silent Amen....


Pheew! It's the first story I'm posting😍. Let's do this together. Like and comment. Let me know what your opinions are. Will post subsequent chapters soon.❤❤❤
#ArtToHeartTalks



Continue Reading Next Chapter
Further Recommendations

Laura De Anda: Loved the story so much ❤️❤️

ryowell: I seriously cannot stop reading even at work! I love the humor, I love how the sex is descriptive but not vulgar, I love seeing the characters developed and I can’t wait to meet the other fated mates!

Jessie Feight: Love the plot

purpledot2: I think the story line is great. The writer does make some errors in the writing but she explained that. I'm looking forward to the rest of the story.

Mary Peterson: This was just as thought provoking as your first novel. I really was expecting justice to be served to her abusers. You literally took the bandaid off of physical, emotional and verbal abuse and its affects! Keep going...you gave a bright future doing this!

Honey Hale: tennesseeangle1@yahoo.com love it can't wait till more I've read all your books and you're real good author keep up the good work

Carlee Rose Bonwell: Love that you wrote about a same sex couple!

Shubra: The novel was very well return and explained the plotI love how understanding every character is apart from Liams father loved reading the novelThank you

Natasha Lyons: I absolutely love everything about these books I can't say a bad word or even thought @partwolf your books are amazing, continue to shine and write great books..

More Recommendations

Vicki Keane: Really enjoyed the development of the story with the twists turns and dedication of the characters

Brenda Pugh: It was good reading material and amazingly informative

Tracey Faith: T t g g y y y y y y y f f f f t t g y t y g t

lvesh47: Interesting story, a lot of different adventures with mythical creatures and use of Ancient Greek. Really promising.

About Us

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered publisher, providing a platform to discover hidden talents and turn them into globally successful authors. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books our readers love most on our sister app, GALATEA and other formats.