"Yes!" she exclaimed.
"But I didn't ask my question yet," he laughed.
"I'm sorry," she apologized, "go ahead."
"Mary, will you-"
"Yes!" she interrupted, jumping ahead of him.
It was like that their whole lives, she always one step ahead of him, he doing his best to keep up. He laid the flowers beside her headstone and stood up, his back creaking as he did.
"56 years... Still seems like yesterday."