Sometimes there was a distance between them, but not today. He held her close, and whispered ‘Be careful’. She stepped back, reaching up to brush her fingers across his cheek. His gentle eyes gazed back at her. He could melt her with those eyes, but this was different. This was a prayer for her to do what she needed to do, but to remember that he was there waiting. The look followed her, as she drove for miles, and carried her safely to her destination. They had never been closer.