Top bidder in the date auction: A Salon After Dark read

NSFW: "You get to do with me whatever you like," Jaylee told Gia

By R.G. Emanuelle
Published May 4, 2019 7:29PM (EDT)
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Excerpted from "The Auction” by R.G. Emanuelle", published in "Best Lesbian Erotica of the Year, Volume 3" (Cleis Press 2018; Sacchi Green, editor). Reprinted by permission of Cleis Press.

"Gia stared at the phone number in the letter from the auction. Snakes and butterflies fought a war inside her stomach as she tried to work up the nerve to call the woman she’d won.

A snake tied itself into a knot right in the pit of her stomach and settled there while she picked up the phone and dialed. She felt like throwing up. And stupid, calling a complete stranger to set up a date that was essentially being forced upon her. This woman would go out with her not because she wanted to, but because she was obligated to. What kind of fun would she have?

Gia began questioning the intelligence of this decision, this whole bidding thing.

On the other hand, what was to stop two strangers from having a good time together? It happened all the time. Who knew, maybe they would hit it off. No obl...

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