I said, "God, I love you".
She smiled and said I'd do in a pinch.
I said, "but I need you to do something for me..."
She looked into my eyes and said, "What's that"?
I said, "I need you to tell me something".
She said, "All right. What's that?"
I said, "repeat after me"
I said, " 'wes...' "
She stared back into my eyes and said, "wes..."
She laughed a little chuckle in her throat.
I said, "no, this is serious..."
I looked into her eyes.
I prompted her: " 'wes...' "
She smiled, saying "wes..."
I said, " 'stop ******' around' "
She said, "stop ******' around"
she laughed again, adding, "wes".
I smiled and said, "no, try it seriously now"
She said, "wes. seriously. stop ******* around..."
I said, "want to go back to bed and fool around?"
We went back to bed.
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Just a vignette I wanted to expand. An almost confusing exchange, shifting from the strict to the frivolous.