She sat absolutely still, waiting for him to approach her. Her eyes ran up his torso to his face and she saw his eyes mirroring the same desire burning through her. She swallowed the lump of indecision that was threatening to burst forth. He smiled and signaled her to keep quiet. Slowly, he walked towards her and bent till they were at the same level. Winking at her, he took her hand in his and kissed her palm. She shivered and smiled. The battle was won.