inuxboku:edits

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“I want to get married, though I want children—to me that’s the ultimate thing. When you’re old and on your death bed, looking back at your life it’s not going to be the films you’ve made or what you’ve accomplished, it’s the relationships you have. You’re survived by things that matter—the people you love and those who love you back.”

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I wash my hands and hunt for the wok, the oil, and the other ingredients I need, repeatedly brushing against him - my gip, my arm, my back, my hands. Small, seemingly innocent touched. He stills each time I do.

“I know whay you’re doing, Anastasia,” he murmurs darkly, still preparing the first pepper.

“I think it’s called cooking,” I say, fluttering my eyelashes.