She believed herself a solid boulder though as soon as he would hold her, the safety of his gentle touch was home she couldn't help but clutch. She'd dissolve to quicksand at his feet and blow away as he began to sink.
She loathed her spirit made of dust, trapped in a mind devoid of trust, but every time she thought of him she'd gain the strength to build again. to show this unsuspecting knight his kiss had sparked her back to life.
Ever notice how you fall apart as soon as the walls come down? Sometimes the person gets caught up in what you've been holding back, but their commitment is worth the self-repair.