She spun around and he thought she was going to slap him.
She didn't. But the look on her face... a combination of shock, cut-to-the-core and forever-over-you... rendered him unable to breathe for a moment.
"I didn't... I mean... I just..." he stammered. He tried, but the words were all jumbled in his head.
He only had that moment - and he missed it.
In the next, she was gone.