He told her one day she would open her eyes and find him inside her. She said that he was fooling himself and it would never happen.
“I’m not being literal. You think I’m talking about sex but I’m not. I am saying you’ll realize I was always with you just as you have always been with me.
She was going to ask what it meant, expecting him to say it was literal. She didn’t believe he wasn’t saying they would sleep together but by the time she stopped analyzing his words he was on a plane.
And so she waited to see what he would do just as he waited too but for what he didn’t know.
Experience made her believe one day he would try again but the longer he went without the more she wondered if maybe he wouldn’t.