I Am My Head Spin Essay

2196 Words Jan 11th, 2015 null Page
I slowly descended the stairs, concentrating on breathing as I went. I felt overwhelmed, anxious and scared all rolled into one. I knew I was where I wanted to be; I just had no idea how I was going to do this. They had a plan, and I just needed to follow it. I focused on inhaling and exhaling, calming myself as I walked through each room, towards the kitchen, taking it all in again. The grandeur of this house, alone, was enough to make my head spin.
I was keenly aware that once I stepped into that kitchen with them that our journey together was truly going to begin. We were alone here, just the three of us, away from the world, with no one to pass judgment on us. Whatever happened here would be ours, and no one would have to know about it.
I exhaled, crossed the threshold into the kitchen and said, “I’m here.”
Charlie was cooking, and David was setting the table. They both turned and looked at me.
“Excuse my outfit for the evening, but I didn’t have a lot of choices. It was this or business attire.”
“Well, you look beautiful, and you should be comfortable,” Charlie said giving me a reassuring smile.
“Is there anything I can help you with?” I asked.
I was hoping there was something I could do. I 'd be less nervous if I could keep my hands busy and focus on some task.
They both said, “No.” in unison making me smile.
“All right you two. Then I’m just going to pour myself another glass of wine. Would either of you like one?”
They both replied “Yes.” in unison and this time…

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