He turned to the package and glanced up to see Shelly silently close the door behind her as she left. Carefully removing the brown paper wrap on the package, unsure of what was in the box, he found his curiosity peaked as he saw the periwinkle blue and white scrollwork.
“What the hell?’
Removing the remainder of the wrapping was a quick job; pulling the card off the top he opened the flap and stopped breathing as he read.
Thank you for the wonderful evening. I am so sorry for calling you back, but I needed to think about a few things. If you are willing, I would love to see you again. Maybe if you are interested you could accompany me to a gallery opening. I have included the invite and a little something as thanks. I hope to see you there.
He tore open the box in seconds; laughter bellowed as he saw what was inside. The box contained a single container of super glue, with a little note to use it to glue her car door shut so she would not be able to run away.
He was going to that opening. Nothing would keep him from it or her.
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