“This is what makes me feel truly grown up,” She gestured around the store with her hands.

“Buying assembly-required student –living style furniture?” He smirked.

“No, you ass,” She poked him playfully in the shoulder, “Setting the place up.  Setting our place up.”

“Ahhh, I see.”

“Oh, do you? ‘Cuz that look on your face would suggest otherwise.”

“Oh? What, exactly, is my face telling you?”

“That you think I’m crazy.”

“You are crazy.  But then again, I’m in love with a crazy person, so I may not be the best judge of that.”

She smiled, “I love you, too.”

 

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  • Tom

    Aw. This is kinda sweet, GFM.

  • Sweet <3

  • Super sweet. And yes, setting up one’s place with assembly-required student–living style furniture makes one feel very grown up.