Without a word, I slipped my arms around his torso, leaning into his chest.
The steady beat of his heart calmed me as his fingers ran through my hair.
“Love you, too,” he murmured, breaking the silence.
I looked up with a start.
“How…?” I trailed off, meeting his gaze.
“You speak through your actions.” He smiled, and I was lost in an instant.
– Excerpt from Beautiful Bitch