Reassuring her friend Amy stated: “But if it takes another year or five even, that is fine.”
“Speak for yourself!” Victoria joked. ”Me and Luke, we’ve talked all this through and we’re ready!”
Arriving at her cottage, Luke asked: “Are you sure?” And Victoria confirmed: “It’s with you so, I couldn’t be surer.”
However, it quickly became apparent, Victoria was not ready to take her relationship to the next level as she suffered a series of flashbacks to the night she was raped.
“I really wanted this, but I can’t, I can’t,” she jumped up and exclaimed. “I really thought I was ready, I’m so, so sorry Luke.”
“No, Vic, don’t be sorry about this,” Luke calmly said and offered his hand to her, but she asked him to leave, which he eventually did and she was left crying.