She’s never stayed in one place very long, he knows that. And happy though she says she is having met him, spending time with him, he can see the signs of discomfort in her: the unspoken, deep-rooted desire to pack her bags and pull away.
He packs instead, so she doesn’t have to.
“I was thinking we could try a road trip,” he says, tentative, and nearly sags in relief when she smiles.
If she wants to run, he’s damn well going to run with her.