Playing with hearts
A romance between two lovers destined for each other, even though they refuse to admit it.
" why do you think you're here after all that happened?," He questioned her softly.
Suddenly his presence was threatening to her once again. She watched him with wary alarm as he stood up and moved slowly towards her, not for the first time Rachel's mind seemed at loss to understand the situation and how to deal with it. She closed her eyes as she felt his presence behind her.
"Why do-" he was cut short in between by Rachel who furiously turned around facing him.
" I don't know a damn thing- I don't even know who you are! I know for fact that you like your coffee dark with no sugar, I know that you are unpredictable, I know that you own cars that we only dream of, I know of the places where you've been-" she cried but stopped when his gaze turned warm and sensual. "And I know" she desperately continued "that you love playing with hearts...,"
Amused he stared at her wide eyes and softly said " I also seem to play with markets- stock exchange, I'm a business man, does that give you some of your answers?", when Rachel stood there without saying a single word he sighed deeply.
"Rachel," he tenderly said, " you're still here because you need me, to be clear you lov-"
"What?" She gasped and stared disbelievingly at him.
"I told you!, I don't even know who you are! How can I have feelings for you? And if you're referring to that night..." She bitterly added,"you yourself said it was nothing more than tumble between the sheets!..."
Jacob flinched slightly, he had caused this bitterness.
Rachel stiffened as she felt his warm hand move up her face as he traced her delicate features. His finger slowly caressing her soft cheeks,
" and to answer the question that who I am" he said with a tender finality, " I am the man, you are going to marry.."