“My world has changed, Zena,” Josh said. “I need to move out.” He paused. “And I want you to be my wife.”
Her eyes widened.
“My time in San Francisco with Michael and Sarah made me realize that you and I are more than just two people living together and sharing a bed,” he said. “We are a life together, and I want it to be an official life together, recognized by God and man.”
“Have you talked with Michael about this?” she said.
“No, I haven’t,” he said. “I haven’t talked with him about my finding faith, either. Although I think he suspects.”
“And now I’m truly stunned,” she said. “Stunned speechless.”
From Dancing King
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