The Engagement

Scott and I sit at a secluded table in the restaurant where we decided to meet for drinks. It is several weeks after he proposed to me at the lake, and he’d like to know if I’ve made a decision. He looks at me with uncertainty, and reaches for

The Beginning of an Affair

I walk into the bar where we decided to meet, and I scan the crowded room, looking for Scott. After a few moments, I find him, beer in hand, at the bar. I greet him, and comment on how crowded it is. He says he knows a place that will be a little

Forbidden Love, Part 2

It has been several days since my encounter with Scott. Part of me feels guilty for what happened between us, but another, stornger part of me feels exhilerated and revived by having been with him. He had finally told me he loved me. Now, whether

Forbidden Love

It is late afternoon. I am home alone, bored and wishing there were something interesting to do. I hear my cell phone ringing in my backpack, so I reach for it. Not recognizing the number, I answer, curious as to who has my number. As soon as