I had no idea this series was considered erotica, BTW, until I researched.
Shelve Topping from Below.
The book felt shocking and scandalous then, but now it feels - to me - like a traditional romance novel surrounded by the trappings of BDSM.
It pulls no punches at being what it is.
And while Elliot has a pretty good idea what he feels, what he wants and how to deal with his emotions, Lisa is lost.
Some of these tastes are adaptive and ingrained, some are the result of nudist family gallery current societal ideas on sexuality, and some are ways to deal with past events.
Beauty's slavery is delicious, sensuous, abandoned, and ultimately liberating.
Lots of people enjoy imagining themselves passive, in the hands of a beautiful lover, male or female, who will force them to enjoy themselves.
However, in private, Laurent overpowers Lexius and rapes him.