Daphne sighed softly at his answer. "I wish I could believe that," she murmured. She had never had to question her her future before. She had always had everything planned out: go to school, get a job, get engaged, married, quit her job to be a society wife, have children, raise them. Who would want to be marry her now, like this?
"My family doesn't know." And if she had her way, it would stay that way for as long as was humanly possible.