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I knew that was you before I looked.
He had moved closer to her.
I don’t know what to do, she thought.
People stopped and stared and wondered at the sight.
Nobody had ever known what he meant by it.
Don’t let it go. Keep it there. All right so far.
Hold everything still inside of you.
There were a few stars still in the sky.
Making you jump, startled, because it didn’t belong there.
Right now she couldn’t even think straight, couldn’t even see straight.
She could still hear that floating, drifting tune.
There was the ebb and flow of talk and laughter.
This was real. The other was a bad dream.
It was a mysterious place and yet somehow friendly.
He was going to stand there until he got good and ready to go.
He wasn’t ready to go in yet.
He wanted to get some more air and look around a bit.
Do you think it will take very long?
The wind puffed the white nightgown out around her feet.
That was how it started. As simply and as easily as that.
She looked almost as though she were dancing.
The shiny, polished dance floor looked enormous.
You just wait and see. I’m going to give you everything you ever wanted.
How had she dared to come here?
That isn’t enough evidence for a complaint.
“She would like to go somewhere where there was music.”
But she really didn’t know what it was.
The weather had changed, she thought.
I’m young and strong, there isn’t anything I can’t do.
A wave of self-confidence swept over her.
She argued with herself about it.
It was, she discovered slowly, a very strange world that she had entered.