He Just Wanted to Be Held

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He looked her in the eye and decided to tell her the truth.

I just want to be held. And I want to be held by you.

He was feeling brave.

All the things you say when you're not afraid.

He said them.

And she looked at him with wide eyes.

Wisdom's  Knocking:

When love is a statement, it can often get passed off as every day white noise. But when love is an invitation, it demands a response outside of the ordinary.