old (2008), Uncategorized

conversation, part six

Walking home from the gym, they stop at her corner.

“Virgil is going to miss you,” he says, referring to the cat of his who has been particularly affectionate during her two-night stay at his apartment. “And Sasha, too.”

“I’ll certainly miss them,” she replies.

“Of course, I’ll be the one missing you the most,” he whispers, just before he pulls her close for a good-night kiss.