Swift Scribbles: What Did It Mean?
She stood up and left without a backwards glance.
I looked after her as she left, the entire eatery silent as we were. Somehow they knew there was something going on – something not quite obvious.
I could feel their confusion too – feel it because it was reflected on my own face.
My girlfriend stood up and without a word also started to leave. And like the fool I was, I just stood up and followed.
I should have demanded answers. I’m sure I would have gotten them. But maybe I already knew the answers to the questions I was seeking and was too scared to confront them.
I should have asked.