The young man had been waiting for quite some time now. The venue, the time, had all been decided. He breathed deeply; it was their first meeting.
They had met nearly a decade ago, through the social media. The young man, an old-timer and the older one, a newbie! But, they had connected instantly, commenting on each other's works, critiquing, encouraging and pushing each other to do their best.
Presently, the old man beamed at his young friend with pride as he held the latter's new book in his wrinkled palm.
"For you, old man, with love", he had signed.
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