He writes a song for her:
Chorus X 2
She writes a story for him:
Attention-Grabbing Action-Based Opening
Establishing of Character Motivation to Move Story Forward
Prose Prose Prose
Dialogue Dialogue Dialogue
Building of Tension
Revealing of Turning Point
He tries to persuade her:
Call to Action
She gives a rebuttal:
Fear and Concerns
Emotion Emotion Emotion
He sends an unrelenting email:
Barrage of Flattering Statements
She concedes in a reply:
Lapping Up of Compliments
Flashing the Green Light
He mails the application:
Two Patriotic Postage Stamps
She answers “NO” (in her name) to the application questions he cannot:
Are you under indictment?
Have you ever been convicted of a felony?
Are you a fugitive from justice?
Are you an unlawful user of depressants, stimulants, or narcotics?
Have you ever been adjudicated mentally defective?
He does not text back confirming the completion of the plan:
Last Active 6 Days Ago
She reads the heading in the local paper:
Wanted Fugitive and Local Man Both Found Dead with Gunshot Wounds
She writes a diary entry:
Expressions of Grief and Loss
Descriptions of Peace and Relief Over Death of Former Abuser
Prayer of Reunion in Heaven with Her Hero, The Addict, Her Love