Do You Love MeShe pulls away for a moment to breathe, her heart pounding in her ears. His mouth attacks her throat sending a shockwave of tingles through her body. She moves her mouth nearer to his ear allowing for his movements. Her breathe comes heavy and hot on his ear, her voice breaking through to make small stilted noises.
He stops a moment to take a breath and turn her face back to him. In that moment her head clears, just enough, to ask, "Do you love me?"
Her eyes gazing into his, direct and unyielding. He hesitates. A breath; two breaths; more. It doesn't take long for her to pull away fully and stand on shaking legs, still looking into his eyes, challenging him to answer. They are no longer touching.
He pulls his eyes from her, and they dart around before coming back. "I…I," he sputters, "don't know." He frowns and looks to the floor, disappointed in himself for having nothing better to say. Upset, too, that he could expect her heart to still be his, and yet unready to release h