belle the novel 13 " Now listen," I said firmly, " Let's talk about tamotsu aido because he was my first love." I pulled a picture out out my dresser drawer and showed it to Kaname, Yuki, and hanabusa. When Hanabusa saw it, his eyes opened wide and he said," He looks just like me." " That's right," I said. I whispered into his ear," You even have the same sparkle in your eye." In a louder voice i continued," When I was young, I snuck out of the house to get some books. When i was at the library, i had taken too many books,so, as clumsy as i am, i backed up into tamotsu and knocked both of us over. When I looked up i saw his welcoming eyes and heartwarming smile. He outstretched his hand and said, " I'm sorry, let me help you up." I took his hand and he helped me take my books home. From that day on, I loved Tamotsu more than i loved anyone." I leaned over and hugged Hanabusa. I then whispered in his ear," You remind me of my first love."
belle the novel 12 When I came out of the closet, i had changed into a blue dress about knee length with white bows going down the middle. I opened the door and invited my grandkids back in the room. We all sat down on my bed. I said to them," Let's talk about my husbands." Kaname, Yuki, and Hanabusa looked at each other as if they were afraid of something.