They soon met on the way to the cafe. "Oh how coincidental !", exclaimed Hope. "Just as how we both happened to have spent our childhoods in Africa but now we're living our adult lives abroad" Jedidiah said. She smiled to herself as he spoke as she thought about him and how he never got tired of connecting and relating thoughts, things, and basically everything. Of course, this made sense because he was studying law. When they got in, the waitress took their orders and it seemed like forever to Jedidiah as he was thinking of how to express his deepest feelings to the object of his heart who seemed clueless. It was if him and Hope had unconsciously agreed to get to know each other and never rush things that could easily brew between the opposite sex.