Chris’ hand hesitated. It was so near what he thought his wife wanted for their anniversary. All he had to do was reach out and take it from the shelf. He turned, moistening his lips before asking the clerk, “Are you sure she’ll like it?”
The woman smiled and nodded, causing her earrings to jingle. “Of course. It was the best present my boyfriend ever bought me. It even comes with batteries.” The final part came out dripping with coyish seductivity.
Chris nodded and grabbed the box from the shelf. What the hell? What’s the worst she’ll do to me?