They got along well.
As well as could be expected.
The egoist and “his” fiery redhead.
“An erection deferred is an erection denied,”
He reminded, to no avail.
winsome equals win some
“Peter Pan is not so complex,” she mused.
Yes, he was all hers.
But, chips don’t always stay up.
Walls aren’t always back-free.
“Thank you for that,” she whispered,
through tears of varying sorts and causes.
“I’d take a bullet for you,” he said,
in a voice so sincere that it broke her heart a little.
She stared at the reflection of their embrace,
in the black screen of a bedroom TV she had never seen off before.
Just Because kisses landed gently on her head.
Yes… he was all hers.