When he comes back from the bathroom, she is still laying on her side. He hesitates.
“come” she says, tapping the bed with her hand.
He lays next to her, mirroring her. They look into each others eyes in a never ending moment, and he wishes that moment never ended.
Her lips open slightly, and when his eyes move from her pupils to her lips – and she notices his eyes traveling to her lips – these change from a circle to a semi-circle.
“l love you too” he anticipates before she has a chance to say anything.
Her semi-circle doubles in size.