She floated on her back between chunks of rocks and let the lake's water lick her clean. How odd, how beautiful she was to the lake. She did not shine in the moonlight like fish, but her flesh felt warm like the sun. It decided to keep her forever, and pulled her deep inside. And it was when she swished her fingers through the water to stay afloat that the lake fell in love. It wrapped around her from the inside out and splayed her hair above her scalp like a crown.