The Twin Fires: Chapter 18
The Gold dragon lowered her head and curved her neck around to enclose Jerome within the circle of her neck and body. Unable to trust his voice, he gazed up at her and gently touched his fingers to her long nose. And for a moment the two just stood there. "I am here, dear one." Jerome said. With those words Li released all fears, forgot her resolve, forgot her determination to remain cautious and wary, forgot everything. There were just the two of them now and whatever truth they might find together. "This is impossible." Jerome breathed, his hand brushing lightly down Li's faceplate, along her jaw. "But I love you Miss Samurai, beyond sense and beyond reason, our forms and whatever might stand between us be dammed." Li's only response was a deep thrumming noise in the back of her throat that sent shivers down Jerome's spine. The couple was shaken out of their daydream by the rasping sound of someone clearing his throat.
"Get a lair you two." Joe said as he