"Another First Date" (1900 words)
Rebecca and Kyle enjoy an ideal first date, with a romantic dinner out and lots of common interests. That is until the facade begins to crack.....
"Missed Connections" (1400 words)
Geoff takes the chance that the girl at the coffee shop will see his Craigslist posting and call him.
"The Next Best Thing" (1600 words)
A 2nd year Midshipman is well on his way to a drunken stupor when first year student Mercy Lyons, protagonist of the upcoming novel Alongside the Enemy, enters his crosshairs.
"The London Kiss"
The tradition of sharing the first kiss is "granted" to Midshipman Mercy Lyons. Only she's the target of a prank; she has no one to greet her at the station.