He was impressed by the depth of her intellect. An exquisitely beautiful face and haunting eyes framed by dark hair, made her look like a princess from a bygone era. Or was she a saint or nun? He was unable to make up his mind, in the besotted mental frame.
Her sartorial taste was rather quaint. Dresses in dark colors with dolman sleeves just added to the allure of her mysterious beauty.
Disheartened by her non-committal detachment, he followed her one evening ….
“A young man found unconscious outside a cave in the old fortress…” screamed news headlines today.