He struggled, leaning to the side, as she stared at him across the room. When he realized that he couldn't free his hands he let go of all his muscle strength, letting his body limp in despair.
"I love you," she said.
Not moving any part of his body, he looked at her. Pain written, with salt and water, down face and wails began to escape her. He sat up, back to the chair, and looked at her annoyed.
"I need you," she said as she got up and walked over to him. She cupped his face and looked into his eyes, "Don't you love me?"
He said something that was muffled by the tape over his mouth. She paused and stared at him with a light intensity. Then she began to unwrap the tape over his mouth, all around his head. Her face didn't change once it was off.
"What do you want?" he asked.
She paused again. Then wrapped her arms around his shoulders, locking him in a soft hug. He questioned what was on her mind as time drove on. She finally let go slightly, letting her face in front of his, and kiss