There he was, his snow white hair swayed as he slowly walked toward me. He pulled me closer to him until I was up to his chest. I hoped he didn't hear my heart beating a mile a minute. His green eyes glistened in the moonlight that hung over our heads.
'' Gwen. Can I ask you a question?'' he whispered.
'' Yes.'' I whispered back.
'' Do you love me?''
( to be continued.... )
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