Monday, November 3, 2008

3 AM truth serum

Their bodies were warm in the near-freezing chill of the post-party early morning air as the stars fell above them on the stroll home down the middle of the city's neighborhood back roads.

"I really enjoy your company," he said. "It's nice to be around smart people - not just intellectual, but smart people."

"Aww, I love you too." She uttered in return, as if she had read through some inherent depth of his words. (Did she just say that so shamelessly? So loosely? And, she hadn't even had the veritas serum...)

"Ah, that's what I meant to say..."

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