[Micah Knew The Power Of A Look. When Two People Touched From Across A Distance, That Touch Could Be Frightening, Wary, Or A Stroke Of Gentleness. He Stroked Her Gently. He Never Let His Eyes Dip Below Her Chin; Rather, He Let Himself Take In Every Nuance Of Expression, Every Shift Of Each Facial Motion, The Flicker Of Her Lashes, The Shadows In Her Eyes, The Tension In Her Small Body. She Was Like A Bird Ready To Fly. Poised At The Edge Of Her Seat, Her Body Stiff And Prepared To Run.]

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