"I know. But maybe one day."
He kissed her brow once more; her arms tightened around him.
"In all seriousness, I want to do this right, Reva. We can go as slow or as fast as you want. Just knowing that you love me though...that's all I need in the world."
Rather than force the petals apart or suffocate its growth, Revanne wanted their love to blossom naturally. She would have said as much, and sealed it with a true kiss, but he leaned back to regard her, and teased her gently in turn.
So, does this mean you'll give my apartment your lovely woman's touch? I mean...that's really all I was after anyways."
Tears gathered in his eyes, the sparks of joy that beaded along golden lashes. She could kiss those eyes. "Shards, you are so beautiful. I am the luckiest man in the world. There is no doubt about it."
"I know," she whispered. The gaze of her dual toned eyes caressed along his cheek, down to the smile of his lips. In that moment, it felt right, knowing they both wanted this as much as the other. With a tilt of her head, she closed her eyes, and offered her lips to him for kiss. Pliant, loving, tender, wanting...
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