He could only stare, admiring the way her skin glistened beneath the sunlight that forced its way through the leaves. The droplets of light kissed her bare shoulders the way he wished he could, gently with each slow move she made as they walked a straight line and filled baskets.
“And it came in the form of a man looking for the adulation of a young girl who hadn’t seen or been taught better.”
“Samantha smiled, blushing as many of her classmates passed by whistling and clapping.”
“Little did Alana know, an entire city of individuals were watching and hanging on to her every word.”
“There stood the girl of my dreams, and somehow the words I’d rehearsed a thousand times in my dreams escaped me.”