She turned her head as Royce sat down on the step beside her. “I was wondering where you’d gone.” His warm gray eyes held hers with an intensity that took her breath away.
"Only to you, my lady.”
First thing first, written well and obviously had an editor on the job. Not always a given for a Kindle freebie, many thanks.
Except for mentions of chain mail and swords, didn't feel the time period. It frankly got a bit boring, predictable and hero and heroine don't really build a relationship as much as they see each other and are drawn. It was ok.