“We shouldn’t do this. You really don’t want to.” He said as he looked into her eyes, desperate for her to understand. He wanted her badly but he didn’t want to do this to her. It would change her forever.
“Yes, I do.” She was scared and yet she was bold. She wanted this but knew she shouldn’t. She knew she was being stupid and reckless. She knew she would regret it many times over but then all she wanted was him. She knew he wanted her too and she wondered why the world wouldn’t let them be together.
“You are going to regret this. You’ll never forgive yourself. Please stop.” He wanted her to stop, to disappear and go somewhere safe. And yet, he didn’t want her to stop. He wanted her to stay forever and give herself to him but he knew he wasn’t good enough for her. There was better out there for her if only she would look.
“Okay. I’m sorry.” She stepped away from him and pulled her veil close. He was right. He was horrible for her and she knew. They would only cause each other anguish in this world and the next yet she couldn’t break their bond, whatever it was. Perhaps she would continue to wait for him somewhere far away, safe from each other. She was at the door when he called…