Counting the Cost
The Princess was thrilled with the elegant atmosphere of the gazebo. She had always loved this meeting place on top of the hill. At the end of a warm day, the gazebo was a wonderful place to come and rest, look out over the Kingdom, and enjoy the cool breezes. The Prince and the Princes had often sat in the gazebo and talked after the day’s dancing session. Then, as the sun would get ready to set, they would hold hands as they watched the sun’s red rays spread across the sky. Sunsets were absolutely incredible at the gazebo.
This night was different as they dined on steak and lobster with all the fancy trimmings and ate cherry cheese cake for dessert. Not only had they not danced tonight, but the Princess was aware that the Prince was acting strangely, almost as if he were nervous. Continue reading