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  • It was not love at first sight. We talked and we wrote and we visited and then we accidentally moved in together. It was not the first time either of us had done this - moved in. The "accidental" part was unexpected, but good.

    She was lying on me, or lying next to me, when she said, "I love you, you know."

    Everything in my body clenched, but I couldn't lie about anything this serious, so I said, "I'm not ready to say that yet."

    And she said, "That's okay."
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