Silence fell in the room as he desperately searched for the right words.
Hopefully it would finally sink in, maybe the memories would fade.
Meantime, she looked down to her laps, fiddling with her fingers.
Innocence and beauty in one being he thought to himself. But why isn’t she saying anything??!!
It seemed like ages. As they sat there quietly, the clock kept on ticking.
Tic toc….tic toc
He felt uncomfort and impatience boiling up in him.
Finally, she looked him in the eyes and said,
I forgive you but I’ve forgotten you.
She collected her handbag and left the restaurant without a glance at him.
Emptiness is all he felt..