“Obviously, there is some sort of attraction between us. Don’t you agree?” Inilapit ni Adam ang mukha sa kanya.
“Ano ba’ng sinasabi mo?” Umusbong ang pag-asa sa puso niya, pero kaagad niya iyong pinalis.
“I want you, Clarice… Now, don’t try and say that you don’t feel the same way because that is not what your eyes are telling me…”
Pero masyado iyong mababaw kumpara sa nararamdaman niya para sa lalaki. She won’t risk her feelings for something that has no assurance.
Clarice wasn’t going to change. She would always be the happy-go-lucky girl whom Adam clearly despised. Kahit kailan, hindi siya totohanang magugustuhan nito. She was too imperfect for him….