...gaze from her best friend.
"You know what I mean Carls... do you... like me that way?"
Carly swayed on the spot, her eyes darting around the room as Sam moved closer.
"It's okay Carly... you can say yes. I won't freak out." Sam said softly, studying her best friend.
"I... I... I don't know." Carly stammered as Sam moved in front of her, holding the brunette's shoulders. "H-how do you know?" Carly asked uneasily, meeting Sam's intense blue gaze. The blonde's eyes flicked down to Carly's lips and back to her eyes, Sam running the tip of her tongue over her lips. Carly found herself mirroring Sam's actions, petrified in place with uncertainty. Carly's eyes flickered shut as Sam leaned in, her breath feathering the brunette's face before their lips met in a gentle embrace. Carly's heart raced furiously in her chest as Sam kissed her tentatively, her lips soft, before pulling away.
Sam took a shallow breath. "Do... do you know?"
"Sam... you... you... we..." Carly put a hand to her lips disbelievingly. She was speechless, instead pulling her best friend closer and capturing Sam in a more passionate kiss, her hand tangled in the blonde's damp hair. Sam made a soft sound of surprise before moving close...