He put his arms around her waist and pulled her in. She could feel his warm body against hers. Even with only a few layers of fabric between them, they didn’t feel close enough. Feeling his arms around her felt just like it had done so many years ago. It felt like home. She closed her eyes and took a deep breath. The scent of him fill her up, making her knees weak. She could stay like this forever. In this peaceful embrace of safety and love where time seemed to stop and the sound of the world was completely muted. He made her feel so precious and adored. He looked at her differently than any other man had ever done, without judgement and with pure love. Even after all these years apart, she could still see the love in his eyes, the desire to be with her. She could feel a sense of relief and an overwhelming feeling of emotions. She wasn’t aware of how much she had missed him. Missed his touch, his smile. She knew that everything had played out the way it was supposed to, but she was sad that it had taken them this long to find their way back into each others arms. A tear ran down her cheek, she couldn’t hold it back anymore. Feeling him, seeing him, made her feel every emotion at once. Like a bobbling volcano, it all came flushing out. She had stored her emotions in a box, trying to forget how much she had loved this man, but it all came rushing back. She had been hopelessly and madly in love with this man once. And when he turned his head and kissed her, she was gone once again….