When you closed the door, you turned and pressed your back into it. With eyes closed, you mumbled, “Let’s promise to never do that again, ok?”
There are things you learn about a person by living with them that you wouldn’t learn any other way. Like the way they lean against a wall to smoke… How they like their socks folded… Why they insist on sleeping on a specific side of the bed… How they screen their phone calls… What it’s like for them to watch their favorite sports team losing to their least favorite sports team… And how fast they finish a meal if they know company won’t leave until it’s all gone.
You’d spent all day teasing me. We’d planned this dinner party for a few of your new friends and while we were setting things up, you were absolutely relentless! A hand on my back that slid down to cup my ass… A soft moan in my ear that gave me chills… Licking your lips while holding my gaze across the room… And don’t get me started on the text messages detailing what you planned to do to me when everyone else went home! But as soon as the first guest arrived, I enacted my plan to pay you back. And I started with a soft flick of your earlobe with my tongue as I whispered, “I’m not wearing anything under this skirt” in your ear. Continue reading