The girl in the gilded cage
Malina Lupei is 22 years old. She has spend her whole life in the circus as a member of the Lupei family also known as the flying wolves of Constanza.
She is a good girl and a virgin that have no interest in parties or men. She works hard to be perfect in the trapez and on the tightrope. And she has to, one wrong step could be her death as she works without a safety net.
The resident player and heartthrob Ioan Balan, who is a knife thrower and Tiger tamer wants Malina to be his wife and has gotten her fathers accept to do so when she gets older and is done working the high line.
Circus is its own little World, with its own rule and everyone there knows to follow them.
Then one day Malina's life and the cirkus is turned upside down by the unexpected arrival of a man, a failing stand up comedian, who knows nothing about life in a circus and who isn't going to follow the rules.
Joshua needs a break from the press and the world of stand up, he needs a holiday, to get away and find himself. In Circus no one seems to care about his past mistakes and who he is.
He is immediately taken with the fairy like Malina, but she is almost half his age and promised to someone else..Do their love stand a chance ?
"Joshua wait up, I'll walk you home". I hear Katja come running up behind me and I almost groan in frustration. "No need to, I can find the way on my own".
"I was thinking we could continue what we started during dinner". She says, trying to take my hand. This is my limit and I whip around. "No Katja. We sta……