"It's not one of my favorites either--obsessive love," Lex shuddered. "Not my cup of tea. The thing to do is loose yourself in the *telling* of the tale."
Clark rolled his eyes. "They were just…stupid."
"They were in love."
"So…love makes you stupid?"
Lex laughed. "Love makes you take risks, make promises…sacrifice if need be. Love can be…freeing. Frightening."
Clark watched Lex talk and felt…yeah. "I think I get that—that love can be frightening. And freeing." Lex smiled, and Clark took a deep breath. "About that…"