Dreams of a Forlorn Prince (Excerpt)

Where was his Queen of Hearts? He imagined what she might be like – but most of the time she felt like a dream – unattainable – just out of reach. He dreamt anyway – of this woman who loved fearlessly and without fear of rejection… a partner not haunted or forlorn with insecurities of the past.

He longed for such companionship – a woman who would permeate his world like sunlight at dawn, peaking her head in – daybreak – to remind him that beauty is always present in this world for those that choose to see it. She would be there, day after day, to remind him to be grateful for the chance to rise again with the sun. The prince grew weary of rumination, and ended with his constant refrain:
In due time, all in due time…