Candle, Red Rose, Candlelight, Rose

Image by Myriam Zilles from Pixabay 

“Was that a knock?”

“Does it really matter?” Erik replied.

“I guess not,” Emily conceded.

“There it goes again.  It’s really annoying,” Emily observed.

“Well the lights are off and we are all settled, so they will eventually give up.”

“What if it’s important?” Emily posited.

Really?” Erik questioned.

“I guess you’re right,” Emily said as she took a sip of her Champagne.  She then adjusted her position in the bath to give Erik a long kiss.  “You really know how to treat a girl on her birthday,” she whispered in his ear, before turning her head and blowing out the candle.



First Line Friday: Was that a knock?

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