Bea wished he could stay longer. She wanted to know more about Jonathan, the man who went to live in the other world, and hoped that her secret wasn’t the reason that he decided to leave.
Jonathan held out his hand to escort her to the lounge. “You have one more question? I can tell.”
She lowered her eyes before asking. “What if your heart feels something, but it’s not possible to act on it, or there are things in the way?”
He lifted her face to meet his. “Separate thoughts from feelings...only feel. Nothing can ever diminish the voice of the heart. It is where your soul resides. All you need do… is remain quiet and listen.”
“Is that what you did?” Her eyes searched his.
“No…I made the mistake of listening to my rational mind.”