“I can’t see you for what you want me to, for you are the endless nights away from the world I wish to be part of. We, we can never be.” he says as he drops the blade and stumbles forward to his knees. “You are a foolish braggart then!”
“That’s not what I meant.” He laughs nervously, “I know, and I didn’t mean for it to sound the way it did.” he says as his gaze moves back to the diamond as well. “Do you think it knows?” he asks, without hesitation she hooks a punch into his arm.