‘Why were you a vegetarian for so long, if you miss meat this much?’
‘Oh, you know. Ethical reasons.’
Alexy raised his eyebrows.
‘There was this guy I liked, okay?’ She laughed.
“And I shaved off most of my hair and dyed the bit left magenta too! Things we do, I guess.’
‘Yes. The things we do.’
‘Not just yet.’
‘You don’t mind watching?’
‘Not at all.’
She picked up the bone and gnawed at it.
‘Oh God, Alexy, I just LOVE my protein now.’
‘So do I, Lena,’ he whispered.
(Sorry for borrowing Alexy - I just couldn't resist)