07-12-2013, 05:27 PM
At first, Liam didn't see the girl sitting at the counter. He was looking about, to see if there was anyone he could talk to who knew the town well and therefore would know of any motels or inns where he could stay the night. Then, he casually looked over at the girl's face... and froze. Liam knew that face. Hadn't he spent several lifetimes gazing at it? All the lifetimes that he and Nicola had shared, usually spent at sea. In the last lifetime, Liam had been named Lucas and he'd been a sailor on a trading ship. He had met Nicola on that very ship and he could still remember the exclamations of shared recognition and joy...