Ways to Be Romantic #1: Put a Rose on Her Pillow
Written September 2001
Disclaimer: The characters within are property of LFN Productions, Warner Bros., and USA Network. No infringement is intended. This series is based off of the book “1001 Ways to Be Romantic” by Gregory J.P. Godek.
Madeline sat at her vanity. Paul smiled tenderly, removing the pins that held her French twist in place.
“What are you doing?”
“You’ve had a hard day. Let me do this for you.”
She watched their reflections in the mirror as he softly ran a brush through her dark hair. He swept the curls away from her face, planting small kisses on her neck. He continued the gentle strokes, and she closed her eyes, growing relaxed from his touch.
When he was done, he realized that she had fallen asleep. Smiling, he picked her up and carried her to bed.