"I think you have a visitor."
I feel all the hope banish inside me. She has moved on. I am too late. That is all I can think of as I stare dumbfounded at the green eyed stranger.
Della stops mid sentence as soon as she notices me. She doesn't seem surprised or angry to see me. Her face masks with a hard nonchalant stare as she takes in my presence on her doorstep.
"I am sorry if..."
"You were leaving Henry, weren't you?" Della interrupts in a clipped tone. Green eyes frowns before he splutters. I guess he has a name and it is Henry.
"Yes. I mean if..."
"Just go." she mouthes.
Green eyes' or rather Henry's frown deepens but he excuses himself nonetheless.
"Call me if you change your mind." he winks.
I can't believe she is considering his offer. Ain't no way I am leaving her doorstep without changing her mind. I am not letting another man touch my Della.
When Henry is out of sight, I turn back to find Della's glare.
"Don't tell me you fucked him Della.