Emma could not answer.
That moment, after he’d made it clear she was a ‘hook up’ proved Einstein’s theory of relativity. Emma stared for a month in her time; although the clock would prove forty two seconds.
She stared, a Parker as if she had never seen him before.
Just a Hook up
She thought they were in love.
At least she was in love.
She loved him.
Emma had bent and twisted her life to fit Parker’s. She went with him to places she didn’t enjoy, but wanted to be with him.
She thought he loved her. She thought it was love at first sight. She thought it was mutual. It wasn’t.
She was just a ‘hook up, just a place holder, some one to have fun with but nothing near real or serious.