Soothing music playing, windows rolled up, the mild ac spreading the fragrance of the freshener fitted in the dashboard, and the car cruised on the seemingly endless road with trees lining both sides of the road. A perfect romantic setting. He laughed at her joke as he changed the gears. They both knew things would have been quite different for them if he had accepted that lucrative offer for another job. The job required him to be posted in a different country. He declined it because for him the logo in the front grill of the car didn’t matter much, what mattered more to him was the person sitting beside the driver’s seat.
Content in each other’s company, they continued their long drive