She didn’t want to believe it, but she saw it in his eyes.
Why here and why now?
She wanted it to be untrue, but it was unmistakeable.
The glint in his eyes. The lust-filled smile. He wanted her.
She wasn’t ready for such affections, but she was drawn by him. There was a magneticness between them. Unexplainable.
Something she was looking for all her days, right before her, all this time.