All that is
A great deal (revised)
“He’s here,” she says, buoyantly walking over. This is everything he’s ever wanted – the worship, the warmth. When he enters they see him for the first time and they’re taken. Trailing behind him, she relishes their reactions, enjoying how their eyes roam over his face and body just a touch longer than is appropriate. Suppressing a smile at the stares and lingering silence she looks at him to notice him doing the same. His presence commands attention, yet his disposition is warm and unassuming. Amidst the buzz of unuttered chatter their own eyes meet and they succumb to the smiles they had been suppressing.