Have you ever been in love?
Yes. Okay, next question. What do you think is your—
Wait a minute. We can give one -word answers
After I went into such detail about my first sexual feelings?
But there’s a big difference between those two things. I could tell you all about my first sexual feelings, no big deal. What if I had asked you about love?
I would have lied, but at least I would’ve made a great story.
See. The whole concept of love is much more complex. Love’s like God or something: It’s everywhere... I see it, I feel it, but I don’t know if another person is going to hand it to me.
Then I propose we jump in time to that moment when we would naturally do that—probably a couple of hours from now after a certain amount of awkwardness and stuff—and bring that moment back to here and now, given these ideal surroundings. It’ll be a great way to remember not only our first kiss, but this great sunset, the Ferris wheel, Vienna...
CELINE walks over to him and puts her arms around his neck.
How come every time you want me to do something, you start talking about time travel?
Okay, I think we should kiss right now.
I thought I was going to totally lose it in there after I saw you. How’d you even know I was going to be here?
It’s my favorite bookstore in Paris. You can sit down for hours. I love it—even if there’s fleas.
I think a cat slept on my head last night.
I saw your picture on the calendar about a month ago and that you were going to be here. It’s funny, I read an article on your
book, and it sounded vaguely familiar, but I didn’t put it all together until I saw the photo.
Remember the reason we did that... We were both afraid if we started calling and writing it would slowly fade away.
It definitely wasn’t slow fade.
Yes, we wanted to pick it up where we left off, which would have been a good idea if—
If it’d just worked! Oh well.