Tuesday, December 8, 2009
"Lie back", he said "and close your eyes". She heard him take a sip of wine, and then lean over to her. He kissed her with an open mouth, and she felt the warm wine spill slowly from his mouth into hers. She could feel every nerve in her body awaken, and every muscle give way. She looked out the window of their hotel room to the lights of the city square below, then to the twinkling stars, and she became one of them.