“Where do you think they lead?” he asked me. I held the keys in a tight grip in one hand, feeling the cool jagged edges digging into my sweaty palm. “I don’t know.” I told him softly. “Nowhere. Anywhere.” There were endless possibilities, maybe more than we could ever dream of. Maybe nothing at all. I held a single key up in front of my eyes, fingering the smooth metal. A comfortable silence washed over us. Our eyes met and at that moment, I knew. He knew. No words needed to be spoken out loud. Hope wrapped around us like a warm embrace. In that moment, anything could happen. Everything would change.
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