He had painstakingly carved out every stone of that jewel box, all the while thinking of her.
It sat there before her dazzling but all she had to offer was a blank look.
Pain, sharp as a dagger, pierced his heart as he saw her turn her gaze away from which she couldn’t take her eyes off once.
He was sure that she would have been dazzled.
If only she remembered him and his love now.
Until later 🙂