She really was growing with every day. Becoming more and more who she was born to be. Who she had held back from for so long. Oh he didn't want her to change the core of herself. That was what he'd fallen in love with. Caroline Forbes was good, she was full of light. She was the very opposite of him in oh so many ways and she meant the very world to him. But she was a vampire. She was of his line too and it mattered to him that she got to experiance what that meant. It didn't have to be darkness. It didn't have to be murder and death. It wasn't what his mother believed it to be.
They'd spent a wonderful day and evening together in Kansas City. Enjoying the opera. Enjoying each others company. But after the opera it seemed his love wanted more.
"Of course you are. La Boheme has that effect. Now tell me love, where do you want to go. There are so many options in a city like this, bright lights and music that moves as you do, burning with energy or dark, a music that flows, blood that's almost smokey. Either way we can take what we want, when we want it. Because it is our nature." He'd gotten to know this city. Or a version of it, spending a few months there once on the run from his father. Frankly he thought it was dreadfully dull and had nothing on his beautiful New Orleans. But it had done its job, different world nonwithstanding.
"Tell me what it is you want love? Give me a flavour"