gray boxers and black & white panties.


it's the brink of something
amazing. the moment where
he touches her spine between her
shoulder blades and her breath
catches in her throat. he smiles
in his own little way, hidden
beneath her lithe body.

smooth skin, just two layers
of thin cotton away. blood
rush and a sudden awareness
of every little movement.

baby, please. next time, promise
me. it'll be for real.