She sits there and watches me. She does not say anything. Her face tells me everything.
I look into her eyes. The depths are fathomless. I fall into them, as if in a trance.
The words between us flow silently. This is serious, she tells me. I know, I say. My heart is bursting with emotion.
Her eyes become watery, the tears are not far away. I sigh quietly, but I know she hears me and is hurt by it. It seems I can do nothing that would not hurt her fragile state.
The floodgates open, and she falls into my arms...