He knew she was not ready for him. But when he saw a madman eye her funnily, He immediately stood behind her. Like always.
Life was unfair to both, like everyone else. One decided to pay it forward, like many. One decided to protect others, like some.
"You are an only child, aren't you?" I asked, matter of factly. "Where did that come from? But, well... yes. How did you know?" asked a completely baffled junior who I had spoken to for barely ten minutes the very first time. "I know one when I see one. You have all the symptoms of [...]