it will happen. Johnny will leave. Just as he warned me a few months ago... "I love you, Shannon like the river." Johnny said interrupting my depressing thoughts. "only you." He leaned back so I had no choice but to raise my face and look at him. He smiled, "Crazy." "I love you too," I said hoarsely with emotion and answered him with the same words. "Crazy." *** Shannon never had trouble keeping secrets. She faced complex situations and the life she was born into demanded of her exactly that. Demons and bad people do not only exist in children's fairy tales, but also in her world. After a severe trauma and in a desperate effort to protect her younger siblings, Shannon is once again forced into hiding. She manages to survive with great difficulty, when her future threatens her. Beaten and broken, she defends herself against everything and trusts no one, except for one guy who is about to leave for a bright career and break down her walls. The guy who won her heart - number 13. *** Loving 13 is the fourth and last part of Toman's guys series. The twisted and exciting story of Johnny Kavanagh and Shannon Lynch comes to a crushing and surprising end. He was preceded by the books: Conquer 13, Surrender to 13, Protect 13.