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Wish we had met long ago

Serendipity’s Embrac

By Ekombe hauPublished 2 months ago 3 min read
Photo by Min An


In the bustling streets of a quaint European town, amidst the swirl of bustling activity, two souls wandered, each lost in the labyrinth of their own thoughts. It was a crisp autumn afternoon, and the air was laden with the promise of change. The young man, Daniel, with his unruly hair and curious eyes, was engrossed in the pages of a weathered book, while the young woman, Evelyn, her auburn hair catching the sunlight, moved gracefully through the throngs of people, her mind consumed with dreams of distant lands.

Their paths intersected at a crossroad, where time seemed to stand still for a fleeting moment. Daniel stumbled, nearly colliding with Evelyn, who, with a gentle smile, extended her hand to steady him. Their eyes met, and in that instant, the universe seemed to conspire, weaving threads of destiny around their chance encounter.

Apologies and introductions followed, and soon they found themselves seated at a quaint café, savoring the warmth of freshly brewed coffee and the sweet melody of shared laughter. As the hours melted away, they discovered a myriad of connections, their conversations meandering through the realms of literature, philosophy, and the enigma of human existence.

Little did they know that their encounter was more than mere coincidence. Unbeknownst to them, their paths had crossed once before, in a different time, in a different place. In the quiet corners of their minds, fragments of memories stirred, whispering secrets of a shared past long forgotten.

Daniel, with his adventurous spirit and insatiable thirst for knowledge, had once roamed the streets of a bustling city in search of hidden treasures and ancient mysteries. Evelyn, with her boundless curiosity and wanderlust, had traversed distant lands, her heart yearning for adventure and discovery.

Their previous encounter had been fleeting, a chance meeting amidst the chaos of life. Yet, the imprint of that moment lingered, a faint echo reverberating through the corridors of time.

As they delved deeper into each other's lives, they uncovered the uncanny parallels that bound them together. They marveled at the serendipitous twists of fate that had brought them to this crossroad, where past and present intertwined in a dance of destiny.

With each passing day, their bond grew stronger, fortified by the echoes of a shared history that transcended the boundaries of time. They reveled in the joy of rediscovery, unraveling the mysteries of their intertwined fate with every step they took.

But fate, ever capricious, had more surprises in store. Just as they began to glimpse the intricacies of their shared past, a shadow from that distant time emerged, threatening to tear them apart.

It was a relic from their past, a forgotten promise made in the depths of their souls. Its arrival cast a shadow over their newfound happiness, forcing them to confront the ghosts of their past and the secrets that lay buried within.

Yet, in the face of adversity, their love remained steadfast, a beacon of hope amidst the storm. With courage and determination, they embarked on a journey to reclaim their lost memories and rewrite the story of their destiny.

Guided by love and fueled by the fire of their shared passion, they braved the trials and tribulations that lay ahead. Together, they confronted their fears and insecurities, forging a bond that transcended time and space.

And in the end, as they stood at the precipice of a new beginning, they realized that their love was not bound by the constraints of time or circumstance. It was a love that had endured through the ages, a love that had stood the test of time.

As they gazed into each other's eyes, they knew that their story was far from over. For theirs was a love that defied the odds, a love that would continue to illuminate the darkest corners of the universe for all eternity.

And so, hand in hand, they embarked on a new adventure, ready to embrace whatever the future held in store. For in each other's arms, they had found the greatest treasure of all – the timeless embrace of true love.

Short StoryLoveFantasyFan FictionFable

About the Creator

Ekombe hau

Fictional stories writing and types of good narrative, histories science etc.

content creator in vocal media

lover of music

musical instrument Drummer

Master of psychology and counselling

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