“You will not lie, Aubrey, nor will you ignore me. I asked a simple question that requires a simple reply. Do you trust me?” His words demand an answer.
“Yes.” My voice is quiet but I know he hears me when I see his lips quirk up, believing I have agreed to stay. Then his grin drops and his eyes turn to molten brown when I continue, “But I still need some time.”
I turn and walk away before I second guess my decision.
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