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The Proposal

Sometimes the most beautiful love stories end, before they even begin...
but then the love still remains and that’s where the real beauty lies.

It was the 14th of February, 6pm. He didn’t want to be late. He had waited long enough for this day to come in his life. The 14th of feb is a special day for all lovers . It is a day when you make your loved ones feel special, show them how much they mean to you, how much you care for them. More importantly tell them what you feel about them.
For Shankar it was all the more special, this day had come in his life 36 years after it should actually have!
As Shankar dressed up for the occasion, he looked at the mirror. White shirt ( her favorite colour), Dark Brown pants…Neat casuals , yes the hair was a bit of salt and pepper but the heart was young. It still had the same beat ( 140 beats per min!), the same excitement and yes the same longing for her,as it had 36 years ago!
It was the third day of junior college. As Shankar sat in his class wit…