In lieu of an abstract, below is the essay's first paragraph.
"Oh shit. That was her only thought when she saw him pull that little velour covered box out of his pocket and get down on one knee in front of her. They had been in Italy for thirteen days, traveling from city to city, touring the country, and staying at the finest hotels. This, he said, was his gift to her 'just because.' "
The Angle: Vol. 2008
, Article 19.
Available at: https://fisherpub.sjfc.edu/angle/vol2008/iss2/19