But you built me dreams instead.
("The Night Circus")
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But dreams have ways of turning into nightmares.
We lead strange lives, chasing our dreams from place to place
The silence that falls between them is a comfortable one. He longs to reach over and touch her, but he resists, fearful of destroying the delicate camaraderie they are building. He steals glances instead, watching the way the light falls over her skin. Several times he catches her regarding him in a similar manner, and the moments when she holds his eyes with hers are sublime.
People see what they wish to see. And in most cases, what they are told that they see.
Scent is often underestimated, when it can be the most evocative.
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