“Hungry,” Cassandra signed back.
Morgan gave a surprised look, turned, and unfastened her slightly grass-stained satchel and produced a portable carafe and two cups.
Cassandra’s eyes widened with pleasant surprise. Morgan handed her a cup and put the sealed carafe and cup in her own lap. “I got some Mexican Hot Cocoa earlier from Suzette’s to enjoy at the stargazing, but with all that has happened, I forgot I had it.”
Morgan picked up the carafe and opened it. She poured both she and Cassandra a cup and then removed a small, wax paper bag from her satchel containing cinnamon marshmallows. She dropped two tiny hearts into each cup.
“It’s still warm,” Cassandra remarked.
After they had had several sips of the spicy, sweet beverage, Morgan asked, “So who were those women?” — The Invitation (RIVETED, Book #1)