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I was already half asleep when I felt Mulan cleaning the blood of my lip and laying down next to me. In other…
I felt Aurora’s warm body press against my back. I wanted to turn her way and hold her in my arms as she slept, but I felt I shouldn’t. I was already avoiding telling her the truth, and this would stir the truth up. So instead I just closed my eyes and fell asleep.
I awoke in a fright, thinking I had overslept. But as I peeked outside, the sun was only beginning to rise. I felt Aurora’s arms around me as I stirred from my sleep. She was still warm, and had kept me warm throughout the night. I carefully tried to turn to face her, not wanting to wake her.
I brushed the loose strands of hairs than fell into her face tucking them behind her ear. “I’m sorry if I cannot tell you the truth…” I barely mouthed out. “It’s my pride that is getting in the way…and I’m sorry.” I kissed her forehead before getting up to prepare the horse for Camelot.