He said, “I’ve never been asked out till now.”
She said, “Oh that needs to be rectified right now.”
She said, “So, will you go out with me?”
Perplexed, and taking it to be pity, he said, “Sure, let me know when you’re in my city.”
p style=”text-align:justify;”>Confused at such a cryptic response, she thought she did not stand a chance.
Angered at men pestering her, he said, “Use my name to ward off unwanted advances.”
Saddened at getting just the use of his name and not the man in question, she said to herself, “Maybe this is it, this is all I get”, and took no other chances.
One day, never having been in love before yet heartbroken by the world in a myriad ways, he said, “If only a girl would tell me, you know, I’d be the best guy out there for her!”
Holding him to his word and daring to take the plunge, she said, “I am here, you know, and you’re everywhere for me”.
Finally, he said, “I love you, undoubtedly and unconditionally”.
Softly, she added, “Irrevocably”.
There are ups and down, highs and lows, happiness and sadness, and then there’s them.
He says things that calm her fears. He says things that wipe her tears. He says her problems are his to bear.
She says he won’t ever have to be alone. She says after him there can be None. She says to her he is her home.
He said, she said and then there was love.