Love it or hate it but here it is… A tiny bite from chapter 41
“…Turning her doe eyes onto me she blinks back the tears threatening to spill, “Do you really believe that?”
Gently I rub her upper arm, “If you’d have asked me two days ago I would’ve told you no, but now? Absolutely.”
She gives me a small, resolute nod before swinging her gaze back to the chicken. I sense the fragility of the moment. The last thing I want to do is spook her so I return to my chopping, leaving the decision to talk up to her.
“You’re right,” she murmurs, “it was Ethan. It still is Ethan.” Blowing her bangs off her forehead she faces me, “I blew it with him. So badly Ana.” Again she drops her gaze, looking at her perfect French manicure as a shameful flush douses her cheeks. Carefully I lay my knife down to give her my full attention but I don’t prompt her. It’s clear that she’s ordering her thoughts…”
Now, for something completely unrelated, I just loved this…
Not getting enough attention from your xbox/wii/playstation addicted husband?
Neglected wife gaming gear…. whahahaha!! 😉