Scenes That Will Never Happen #1

"Just hold on," Adric said nervously. "Before this goes any further, there's something I need to tell you, so just put down that blade and listen. Please.
"I've only just come to realize the truth about my feelings for you. I've never been good at saying what I feel, but I have to tell you this. I love you. With all my heart. Being with you is worth any price. If my repeated demise is the only way we can be together, I die happily in your arms."
"WHY, ADRIC," Death murmurred, toying awkwardly with his scythe, "I NEVER KNEW..."