What follows is in response to the 100 Word Challenge, authored by the profound Velvet Verbosity. The word this week is "Depth".
She looked at him, a coy smile on her lips. "What do like most about 'us'", she asked.
He looked up, startled. "Huh?"
"What do you like most about 'US'?"
He said, "I'm not sure I know how to answer that."
"Oh, c'mon. You must have SOMETHING to say ... about 'us' ... about how you feel about us."
"Oh, sure I do", he said, "but I'm not sure I can put it into words."
"Try", she insisted.
"Well ... it's you. 'You' is what I like most - your warmth, charm, grace and beauty remind me, always, I am way out of my depth."