One Last Dance (Completed!)

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Young Adult  |  House: Booksie Classic

She got raped once her mother died. How can she face the world?

Mara is a beautiful girl who never had a father. After her mother died, she was left with a pocket watch that could be the key to her other parent. She goes in search for her father. Along the way, she will meet a handsome guy. Is love going to be the cure to her broken heart? Why does she feel an immediate connection with her new companion? Will her life be like her name - Bitter?

P.S. My first challenge ever! Please support & read. Updates for this novel will be fast.

Table of Contents

Prologue

She got raped once her mother died. How can she face the world?

Mara is a beautiful girl who never had a father. After her mother died, she was left with a pocket watch that could be the key to her other parent. She goes in search for her father. Along the way, she will meet a handsome guy. Is love going to be the cure to her broken heart? Why does she feel an immediate connection with her new companion?

P.S. My first challenge ever! Please support & read. Updates for this novel will be fast. Read Chapter

A Lost Love

Chapter 1 – A Lost Love Mara was pacing back and forth outside an operation room. She should be in school now but a road accident b... Read Chapter

Living at Philip's Home

Chapter 2 – Living at Philip’s Home The beautiful melody was being played again. This time, it was Mara who was holding on to the... Read Chapter

A Raving Desire

Chapter 3 – A Raving Desire It was indeed a satisfying meal, but I am still hungry. Jake thought to himself as he was resting in hi... Read Chapter

Violations

Chapter 4 - Violations Mara was in the shower. She was very thrilled. For the past week, she had been searching for the manufacturer ... Read Chapter

One Brutal Night

Chapter 5 – One Brutal Night With one strong pull, her towel came off. Wow! She’s hotter than I’d expected. Jake thought to him... Read Chapter

Goodbye

Chapter 6 – Goodbye Mara dashed into her bathroom. The water was scalding hot but that was what she needed to cleanse herself. Her ... Read Chapter

Singapore

Chapter 7 – Singapore The flight to Singapore had been long. In her hurry to leave, Mara had purchased a business class air ticket ... Read Chapter

A New Friend

Chapter 8 – A New Friend He had heard her scream. Finally, he woke up from his sleep and rushed to her side as she was lying on the... Read Chapter

Jun Xiong

Chapter 9 – Jun Xiong Mara indulged in his warmth as she held on to him. His arms were strong and protective – the very shelter s... Read Chapter

Fate

Chapter 10 – Fate It was night again. Jun Xiong was wandering along the streets. He was worried for Mara. Although he had only know... Read Chapter

His Sad Past

Chapter 11 – His Sad Past The entire day had not been fantastic for Mara. Timeless Antiques was indeed a major watch company in Sin... Read Chapter

A Beautiful Night

Chapter 12 – A Beautiful Night What a depressing past she had endured, Jun Xiong’s heart was mourning for her after Mara had fini... Read Chapter

His Dad

Chapter 13 – His Dad Mara’s breathing paused when she kissed Jun Xiong. She had no idea where her courage came from. She only kne... Read Chapter

Sad News

Chapter 14 – Sad News What took her so long? Jun Xiong started worrying for her safety. It had been 15 minutes since Mara left. He ... Read Chapter

By His Side

Chapter 15 – By His Side Oh no! Not his mum too! Mara was shocked at the news. She was not angry with Jun Xiong’s dad for shoutin... Read Chapter

Growing Emotions

Chapter 16 – Growing Emotions It was dawn. Jun Xiong gazed at Mara who was lying on his shoulder. She was still asleep but there wa... Read Chapter

A Reunion

Chapter 17 – A Reunion They were at the neighbouring HDB blocks facing Raffles Girl’s Primary. Jun Xiong was very quiet. He’s p... Read Chapter

Moment of Truth

Chapter 18 – Moment of Truth The moon was up. Night time had fallen. Jun Xiong was lying by the small lake again. His heart and sou... Read Chapter

Fear

Chapter 19 – Fear He’s not human! He’s not human! He’s a ghost! He’s a ghost! Mara kept chanting to herself. Her wobbly leg... Read Chapter

A Sad Soul

Chapter 20 – A Sad Soul She hates me… Jun Xiong thought miserably to himself. Three days had passed since he last saw Mara. He mi... Read Chapter

Acceptance

Chapter 21 – Acceptance For the past three days, Mara had been miserable. Jun Xiong was constantly on her mind. She remembered how ... Read Chapter

Revelations

Chapter 22 – Revelations She’s blushing again, Jun Xiong smiled at Mara’s shyness. He knew he should not be doing this with her... Read Chapter

Dangerous Plan

Chapter 23 – Dangerous Plan It was morning. They had cuddled to sleep on the grass last night. Mara’s eyes fluttered open. Jun Xi... Read Chapter

Possessed

Chapter 24 – Possessed He was standing by the small lake as promised. In fact, Jun Xiong was there even before the sunset. How did ... Read Chapter

At Last

Chapter 25 – At Last “Dad!” Jun Xiong inched towards his father. “Dad, it’s me… I’m home. Can you hear me?” He no... Read Chapter

Realizations

Chapter 26 – Realizations Mara woke up with a start. Am I dead? She had vague memories of Jun Xiong in her body. Mara was all alone... Read Chapter

Answers

Chapter 27 – Answers She’s my daughter. Jun Xiong allowed the three words to sink in. He breathed heavily. Everything seemed ... Read Chapter

One Last Dance

Chapter 28 – One Last Dance He can’t wait to see me! Mara giggled to herself as she was preparing to sneak out of her hospital. A... Read Chapter

Separation

Chapter 29 – Separation “Back when I was a child Before life removed all the innocence My father would lift me high And dan... Read Chapter

My Daddy

Chapter 30 – My Daddy A week had passed since Mara bid farewell to her beloved Jun Xiong. She had missed him terribly. Her heart ha... Read Chapter