Or maybe not.
If she'd been expecting it, she might have pushed him away.
Or run in the opposite direction.
Or come up with a million excuses as to why she ducked and dodged him.
"I haven't brushed my teeth," she might have said. Or, "Stop! Someone might be watching!" Or "Not now… not here… not me."
But he took away her option to say no.
Instead, he gave her the option to fall in love.
Then he let her go.
He learned this while fishing. "Catch and release," it's called.
But women aren't fish. They love the chase. They imagine the possibilities.
They anticipate his next kiss.
The Housewife Assassin's Handbook!
– EVERY DESPERATE HOUSEWIFE WANTS AN ALIAS: Donna Stone has one…and it happens to be government-sanctioned.
– BUT DONNA EARNED IT THE HARD WAY: Her husband was killed the day she delivered their third child.
– TO AVENGE HER HUSBAND'S MURDER: Donna leads a secret life: as an assassin.
– BUT ESPIONAGE MAKES FOR STRANGE BEDFELLOWS: And brings new meaning to that old adage, "Honey, I'm home…"