They sat on the outdoor patio with their two little dogs and pulled their chairs close. The sun rays beamed over the homes across the street and they drank warm coffee in white mugs. Yeng ordered dessert for the two of them: ice cream for him and creme brûlée for her.
Steve took her by the hand and led her through the sun-spotted grass that covered the lawn of Aixios. Their dogs scurried around them. She leaned on his shoulder. He kissed her forehead. Together they watched the sun pour in and make all the colors beautiful.