The second fanfic I've written for Graham and Emma, it carries on from where "Reunion" left off. Hope you like it, thanks for reading :-)
Emma grew more and more relaxed, the longer she spent with Graham, just soaking up every little detail about him. The image of him collapsing on the floor and her grief was still fresh in her mind and heart though. She tightened her hold on his hand. She wouldn't lose him again. "Penny for your thoughts, Miss Swan" he said with a smile. They had come to rest near a small stream with sunlight gleaming through the forest trees and she hadn't realised that Graham had been studying her face as they were sitting against a sturdy oak trunk. "Just thinking that I'll be quite happy to return to a nice soft bed and Mary Margrets hot chocolate " she answered with a grin . He gave a snort of laughter, his brown eyes dancing. "Liar. You like the forest". "Yeah,I do" she admitted "it's beautiful". "It is, isn't it" he replied, almost to himself. Graham hadn't moved his eyes from Emma's face since they'd sat down. He picked up her surprisingly delicate hands and began tracing patterns with a feather light tough. He raised goosebumps and...