The maid opens the the door and he walks in.
"I'll leave you two." Said the maid.
I look at her and she's in bed.
Her hair is drenched wet and curled up with a pillow.
"You ok?" I ask. I sit down next to her.
"Why didn't you tell me sooner?" I ask.
"Tell you about what?" She says quietly.
Before I answer her I take a deep breath.
"Your feelings about me." I say not looking at her.
"Well I probably wouldn't had told you if I was sober so I thought nows a good time." She says rolling over to the other side so she's not facing me.
"You can't leave like that anymore ok?" I ask her.
She doesn't respond. I figure she's asleep and I shouldn't say anything more until she breaks the silence.
"You still don't get, it do you?" She says as still as can be.
"What do you mean?" I ask sitting up and looking over her shoulder.
"I did it because I'm living in a bubble. And if I don't get out now, I won't get out ever." She says turning back over to me.
"Well you won't get out like this." I say.
"I can't hear you in that mask." She says.
She slowly reaches her hand out.
I turn my head away from her.
She sits up.
"Can you just tell me already?" She asks.
"Tell you what?" I reply. I know what she wants but if I admit anything to her it could ruin everything.
"How you feel about me?" She's looking too deeply into my eyes.
I smile and shake it off.
"Your crazy." I say as I flop down next to her.
"Maybe." She says.
She inches closer to me with her eyes closed and lays her head on my chest. I know it's wrong but I don't want to move her.
"You never answered my question." She says with her eyes still closed. Shes half asleep.
"I do like you. And the reason I asked your father to a new position is because I can't focus when I'm around you. I only think about you and never anything else." I say looking down at her.
Her eyes are still closed and I'm hoping she didn't catch everything i said and will forget about it in the morning.
"Oh." She says.
I watch her finally drift off and so do I.
When I wake up she's in the same place she was last night.
I slowly shift away and she's still asleep.
I get up and pull off my shirt to change into something else. Not facing her.
"hey.." I hear.
I quickly turn around and she's up.
"Damn." She says as she sits up and stares at me.
I turn back around so she can't see me.
"Wait." She says. I hear her voice coming closer to me.
She stands infront of me.
She eyes me up and down examining me.
I look away from her. If I make eye contact with her I might just lose it.
"Look at me." she says.
I look down instead. Shes driving me crazy.
"What you said last night, is it true?" she asks looking up at me.
"I dont-" I begin, before she tuggs my mask off and kisses me.
I jerk back in suprise but then I start kissing her back.
Im kissing him and hes kissing me back. I wasnt even thinking when I did that. He wraps his arms around my waist and pulls me in closer.
Although I barely know him, I feel like im in love.
I wrap my hands around his neck and he keeps kissing me.
Until he slowly pulls away.
"I shouldnt had done that... I dont know why.." he starts.
"I liked it." i say as i smile at him. I start to get a better view of his face. Hes handsome. In every possible way.
"Ive been waiting to do that to you." I add as I slowly back up from him.
"Kiss me...?" he asks as he puts his mask back on.
"Yeah." I say as I turn around and sit on my vanity stool.
"So about this... It was just a one time thing.." he says as he grabs a shirt from his bag.
I turn around so quickly.
"What do you mean...?" I ask, suddenly getting upset.
"Well for starters, we kissed. Secondly, you saw me with my mask off." he begins.
"so..?" I say as I give him a hurt look.
"So your dad, who is my boss, who is a Mafia leader, could kill me if he found out." he says as he runs his fingers through his hair.
I lean back.
"he wont kill you." I say as I smile and roll my eyes.
"Gen, im serious." he pleads.
I love that. He just gave me a nick-name. I smile at the ring to it.
"Im serious too. Plus hes gone all week. Which means... we still have time to be together." I say as I walk back up to him.
He sighs and looks like hes giving deep thought.
"And you dont think I would let him hurt you do you?" I laugh. This makes him smile. Although he has his mask on I can tell.
"Ill be back. Okay?" he says. I smile and nod.
He leaves and I start getting ready. I assume were going to the city square to go shopping. We live in Italy ofcourse. But I go shopping all the time. Its not as special as everyone makes it seem. But this time it will be. Because hes coming with me.
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The Body GuardRomance
"Let me tell you something, William." I say as I watch his tall figure lean over me, with my body pressed into the wall. "And whats that, princess?" He questions. My eyes travel to his, then to his lips, then back to his eyes again. And I hold onto...