The best way to die is to marry a soldier’, mom had said. Daddy’s attitude was somehow indifferent, I could sense from his reaction that duty calls. He was always nonchalant anytime he receives a call of duty, unlike his usual vivacious and flamboyant lifestyle. He was reserved and quiet.
Who is Edward? You always talk about him, and didn’t you say he was dead?”
Davies popped the question when they were safely back at home. Coco didn’t seem ready to talk, she dropped her bag,
It was like the world went cold for a minute, Davies eyes went wide, his mouth stood agape and though he tried to say something, all he could do was stammer and settled for
What? He said that?”
Stacy was first to exclaim when Coco repeated what Davies had said.
Do I like her? I don’t, I do, I don’t know, maybe I just pity her…I can’t tell, I shouldn’t jump into conclusion”
The scary thoughts that ran through Davies mind were not helping out. He was confused but he tried to calm himself to help resuscitate Coco
Coco pushed Callis now but it was way too late. She froze in fear when she saw the rage on Davies face, it was like one she had never seen before. His hands were tightened to a fist, his eyes stone red.
Sleep on the bed, I would sleep on the couch”
Coco felt she heard wrong.
Davies froze in shock, he was a little confused on what to do, he sat puzzled for a while, staring at Coco’s perplexed face before he questioned in a whisper.
With your hands
You untie my lock.
We fell into a whirlpool of tenderness
Through numerous turmoil and wasted time
On all the wrong steps,