Yours Truly

JESSIE WARE What You Won't Do For Love


Posted: February 25, 2013

We walked at a brisk pace; passing strangers bundled in scarves and the evening’s promise. We turned left onto a quiet street and briefly paused in the pool of light seeping from the unassuming window of Louesa Roebuck’s flower shop. Once inside, candles cast shadows of the foraged flora: weeping green leaves, pensive mallow blooms, and honeyed magnolias. Jessie snickered and teased until the very breath that began the song, singing of love like a true romantic, surely weak-kneed and blushing. “Are lovers brave or foolish?” we asked ourselves, but never answered. The room just held us and for a brief moment, we let it.   – Amber Schadewald


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