He didn’t realize how long they’d been laying there, staring into each others eyes, but he knew he never wanted to leave. As he brushed the hair from her face, she smiled, then he smiled. The world around them was gone and there was only this moment. When the alarm clock went off and he woke up, he instinctively rolled over to look at his wife once more, but he was met with an empty bed. And then he remembered.