Archives for October 2012

The Ring

That diamond ring burned a whole in his pocket for over a year. He waited patiently to ask me, but I always told him no, not yet. I wasn’t ready to accept it. But then one autumn evening in upstate New York, as we stood on the steps of Hendricks Chapel watching the maple leaves fall, he fell to one knee and finally proposed. What was I supposed to say? I thought I loved him. But I was young […]