opting to affirm

“Sadness doesn’t last long. Love doesn’t last either. Which of both will you choose?” He asked as he was trying to find his comfortable spot while we were lying on the ground looking at the quiet night sky after running around playing like kids.

“Sadness is an emotional response of love; you can’t have love without it. So even if I choose love, I’ll have sadness anyways— as if I have another way around.” I replied looking intently at his face, memorizing all his features while being comfortable around his arms.

He then looked at me with intent; a gaze where in he is trying to read me beneath my soul through my twinkling eyes.

I smiled cheekily and said, “that means…you. I choose you. I’ll always do.”

Idea to be credited to Renz Lemente