I was thinking about adoration in many colors and sounds.
Freshly returned from a trip abroad together and pried apart by life once more, Nicole longed for Alonzo and sought to express the rapture she felt with and for him. His very first letter had altered her world and his raw, beautiful words – every letter he sent thereafter – transfixed her all the more. As surprised as they both were to find themselves here, she could imagine herself nowhere else. Wherever she had been before, he was her country now.