Ways to Be Romantic #9: Give Her Flowers that Match Her Eyes
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 walked into her office, and her senses were filled with the smell of ginger. She noticed Paul standing at her metal rack, arranging something. Finally, he stepped aside, grinning broadly. “Surprise.”
She approached the bouquet of tiny brown flowers that sat neatly on the shelf. “Asarum canadense.” She smiled, touching the leaves. “Wild ginger. That explains the smell.”
He beamed. “Do you like them?”
“They’re lovely, but… I don’t mean to sound unappreciative, but what’s the occasion?”
“No occasion. I just finally found the flower that…” He stroked her face gently and kissed her. “…that matches your eyes perfectly.”