"Just remember that Trixie Belding wouldn't stop breathing and pass out," Terry said firmly. "And you are tougher even than she."
Eury stood up and was looking expectantly at the door. "It will be. She'll be happy for us." He knew his mother had reservations about their relationship but he had hopes that this would show her that she didn't need to worry about him. Neither he nor Susan had any intentions of leaving the other.
There was the expected knock at the door and he reluctantly let go of Susan to go let his mother in.