He didn't know why he let her convince him to adopt the dog.

Ok, yeah he did. Puppy dog eyes. And not the furry kind.

He needed help.

Even after all this time, the girl with the spider web tattoo could weave him up in knots. He knew it shouldn't get to him so easily, but for some reason all the other women he dated ended up dead or crazy. Not about him.

He wondered if it would ever come as easily again as it had with her.

Or perhaps he should take this opportunity. After all, "Jethro" needed her…