“I never said I wanted to marry you.” He said, “Do you know my age? It is true I admire you, love you… you are one of the most adorable creatures I have ever come across but that does not means I want to marry you. There are other forms of love too, as strong as amorous love.”
“I am sorry…” she said, truly embarassed.
She was discussing his obsessive behaviour with a friend of hers, never even knowing he was sitting right behind her.
“Every time I see you I wish that I had a son…” he smiled broadly. “But if you dont mind, I can have a daughter….”
This time she smiled.