"I don't know what I want."
"Then stay here until you do," he said softly. "I'll wait."
When he wrapped his arms around her, she'd forgotten how good he smelled and she nestled against his chest. Throughout life, their haircuts might change, their skin would grow looser, and there would many more ups and downs, but his heartbeat would always be the same. She felt it thrumming soft and strong against her cheek.