Add to Wishlist. USD Sign in to Purchase Instantly. Explore Now. Buy As Gift. Overview Full-figured diva Desa Rae Jenkins and her lover boy, Roc Dawson, have finally agreed to make their way down the aisle for better or worse, richer or poorer, and no mess whatsoever shall keep them apart. Several weeks before the long-awaited wedding, however, Desa Rae is confronted by a woman from the past who makes her aware of Roc's naughty nights in a place known as Hell House. The betrayal sends them back to what Desa Rae considers square one, but then the unthinkable happens. Roc discovers that she's been keeping some secrets too.
During a prior visit to her son's college, Desa Rae and her ex-husband, Reggie, dared to go where they never thought they'd venture again. As a result, Roc is ready to put his foot where the sun doesn't shine. He doesn't believe that Desa Rae would do him like that. Talk about the pot calling the kettle black.
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Each one continues to make a case for why the other is guilty as charged. Black love is, once again, on the chopping block. Can love survive, or will Desa Rae and Roc come to a difficult decision to put their ongoing madness to rest and settle for being long-distance friends? Product Details About the Author. About the Author Brenda Hampton is an Essence bestselling author.
When she is not writing, Hampton manages her own insurance business in the St. Louis metropolitan area. Average Review. Write a Review. Who Ya Wit': The Finale 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. Now that Roc has matured into a full thoroughbred and Desa Rae has endured everything imaginable in the relationship, you would think all that's left is a walk down the aisle for these two.
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