I continued, “It’s so easy to think dark thoughts, when the world is asleep and the sky is black as ink. Then you entered my life and everything changed. So, yeah, I may have to reevaluate my opinion on twilight.â?
She stood up suddenly, stretching her slender limbs up to the rising moon. “Well, I like it.â? She looked down at her arms, a curious expression on her face.
“What are you thinking of now, Bella? You’ve got a question written on your face.â?
“I wonder what I’m going to look like in the sunlight.â?
“Only one way to find out – let’s go home and look at tomorrow’s weather forecast. Better yet – let’s go ask Alice. I’m sure she can tell us if there’s a good chance of sun.â?
Bella laughed, the sound of it like a tinkling bell. She leaned down and offered her hand to help me up. “Good idea. Let’s go home.â?
Home. That was the first time I’d ever heard her refer to my home as hers, too. It suddenly became the most beautiful word in the world to me.