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I'm Sorry"I'm sorry" he admits in a somberly reflective tone, glaring absent mindedly at a non-existant stop on the timber floor.
"Sorry? What ever for?" she questions, intrigued yet wary. They had only been 'together' for a month and a half and she was constantly on edge, fearing he may come to his senses and leave her for someone better. More beautiful. More smart. More sexy. More lively. More 'appropriate'. Better.
"I'm sorry we had to wait. I wish we could have started earlier. I'm sorry" he says sadly, turning his head slightly towards his much younger girlfriend but still not looking away from the ground.
"I'm not. If we had started earlier it wouldn't be the same. I wouldn't have had those harsh four years of loving you secretly behind me. Without that I may not have believed in us. Besides, four years gave me time to leave a hopefully rather good impression in your mind. Without that would we be together? So I'm not sorry. I'm not"
At this he raises his head and gaze and turns to stare
No Longer SoNo Longer So Steph Bauer
Another satisfied customer, she sighs as she fixes her hair and dress around her tight fitting corset and short, ripped petticoat. Deciding she looks acceptable, she makes her way through the dark, dingy laneway. Her broken heels collide with the uneven bricks which no longer make her stumble as they once did. The sound echoes, reminding her of the still silence and separation from society she faces everywhere she goes.
The sun peeks over the horizon as her nights work draws to an end.
She turns the corner, knowing that she shall not find any more customers until the sun goes down again. After all, the gentlemen need some time with their blissfully unaware wives.
She wraps her patched shawl over her shivering shoulders, knowing it will do little, if anything, to relieve her of her discomfort.
She turns another unlit corner and hears an odd sound, like a cars engine starting up, yet sweeter, mellower. She continues
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