A Movie Romance
by Nicki J. Markus
She leant forward and pressed her lips to his. She’d waited for this moment for so long. Circumstances had kept them apart all these years, but at last Fate had intervened. She had known all along she was the only woman for him and he the only man for her. Their love would last forever: the perfect movie ending. They deserved nothing less.
“I love you.” His words, spoken in a breathless whisper, were filled with the promise of more to come.
“Not again!” Her mother strode in, pulled her away from the television, and wiped lipstick from the screen.