Courage (Billionaire Secrets Series, #3)(63)

By: Lexy Timms

He took a deep breath. “About what I said when I came to your house yesterday evening—”

“Simon, I love you, too.”

“You do?” His heart swelled at her words. It hadn’t backfired. He hadn’t chased her away at all. He cupped her face between his hands and looked into her eyes. Those hazel eyes that were now brimming with tears. Happy tears. She did love him. Of course, she did. “You do.”

“I love you,” she said softly. “I always have.”

Happiness didn’t even begin to describe how he felt in this moment.

There was only one thing left to do. Taking her hand in his he turned to face the board, giving them the signal to quiet down. When they stopped talking he leveled his shoulders, straightening up to his full height. “I have an announcement.” He paused for emphasis. “Effective immediately, I’m resigning from my position as the CEO of Dover.”