She fell of the rung . He came running through the doors . Her ankle was hurt , minor injury though . He could not bear her suffering . She looked through his eyes , the same pain and suffering she was going through for past 10 years . The separation had been traumatising . They had moved on in life but that moment took them 10 years back.
“Honey, I have told you so many times not to use this ladder , its broken “. Throwing the ladder away he lifted her in his arms . He put her on sofa , softly caressing her ankle and asked ,”Is the pain bad ? , she said.” No , it doesn’t seem to be, but it’s paining severely “. He ran for the first aid kit , and started applying cream . Unable to bear the pain , she twitched his biceps . He tried to divert her attention by kissing her on the forehead ,playing with her hair , hugging her . Slowly he took his hands running down her body and gave a twist to the ankles . She shouted and pushed him apart.
Shouting she said, ” It hurts , don’t press it too hard ” , lost in his thoughts he came back to senses and asked , “May I know where is the first aid kit kept ?