I closed my eyes and thought for a while, “Things are much easier with a price tag attached. I can’t bear with myself to play in yet another game of marriage. You saw how it went for my first marriage. We married, and he turned around and sold me to another man without having even touched me once.”
“I won’t ever do that.” His voice rasped, drowning in a sea of confusion and uncertainty.
I felt strangely moved, and touched.
Is this a promise?
A man that I had known for less than ten days has given me a promise?