Thursday, August 25, 2011
Scenes I’d Like to See in a Romance #9
Mary, the heroine, is ready to call the romance off and asks John, the hero, in for a talk.
“We’ve got to talk”, Mary says.
“Nothing good ever comes out of ‘We have to talk’ talk.”
“Nonetheless, it’s time we stop seeing each other. I could never marry a nonbeliever.”
“But I am a believer! I just don’t believe the same things you do.”
“Well let me tell you this: I’m a nonbeliever in something that is certainly true.”
“And what would that be?”
“I don’t believe that I’ve ever asked you to marry me and I don’t believe I ever will.”