Captive in Plain Sight

Captive in Plain Sight

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Mila is the obsession of a dangerous man with a grudge. After a traumatic incident, she's started over in Seattle with a new job and her first serious relationship. But everything is poised to crumble when she meets Alec Laurent, a controlling psychopath set to push her limits. As she tries to keep her loved ones from danger and stay a step ahead of her captor, she realizes there's more to their relationship than he's letting on. The key to her freedom is finding out exactly what it is.

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Her heart skipped a beat when she saw it. High-definition surveillance footage played on the television.

Her mother talking on the phone in the grocery checkout.

Her brother playing video games with friends.

Her best friend driving her car.

Her boyfriend commuting on the bus to work.

Her dad playing basketball at the gym.

She dropped the vase, shattering what was left, putting her hand to her mouth in horror.

"Sit down, Ms. Black." he said. "We have a lot to cover."

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- Last updated at 20:20 20-04-2023

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