got home that evening expecting to find his beloved waiting for
home!"He called out.
she wasn't anywhere to be found.
Amarath! Where are you?" he yelled out.
went to the backyard. It was her favorite place in their home.
There he found his beloved on the enormous swing he had built for
her. His beloved was laying there with her eyes closed, breathing
softly, as her small pale hands lay on her glowing belly, where
their child grew -a child made out of love.
smile spread across his lips, as he walked towards her. He
remembered the conversation they had some days before. She wanted
the child to be an exact copy of him, but Oreius said he wanted
his child to have his beloved's light blue eyes.
beloved hated her eyes.
"They remind me
of the ocean. . . I hate the ocean." She would say with a
he thought she was the most beautiful woman he had ever laid his
eyes on -except his mother.
bent down and placed a loving kiss on her forehead, as his left
hand moved to the home their child grew. Her eyes fluttered open;
like a Butterfly spreading its wings. She smiled when she saw him
and said wearily "You woke me up."
replied "Didn't mean to."
really need some sleep." She said as her blue eyes began to
descend from sight. Her eyelids were heavy. He hoped she'd get
some sleep that night. The child always kicked and nothing could
make the child stop from kicking its mother all the time. As a
result Amarath couldn't get any sleep. He smiled and laid another
kiss on her forehead. A smile appeared on her lips.
love you." She whispered.
love me before?" He replied sarcastically.
giggled a bit.
love you very much . . . with all my heart and soul." And he
picked her up from the swing, and settled her into bed.
love." He said as he closed the door.