"Of course I do"
"Isn't she every thing you ever wanted?"
Yes she is... Kind, caring attractive vivacious intelligent. As if my vision of a perfect woman has been brought to life".
"Isn't there mutual attraction?"
"Of course there is"
"So then why are you holding back?" "Why aren't you making a move?"
"Because she can give me everything I want but I can't give her what she needs."
" As a lover I can only provide a temporary shelter but as a friend I can be a permanent safe harbor for her."