Thereafter, the relationship grew rapidly. His rugged handsomeness and caring nature drew her irresistibly close to him. Soon she began to spend most of her weekends with him. And though he hadn’t mentioned it, she knew the relationship would eventually culminate into marriage. She also knew it would be difficult to convince her parents who would be vehemently against her marrying a Christian. But somehow she felt there would be a way out. The problem would surely be tackled at the appropriate time, maybe after her studies. For now her utmost concern was his safety. How could she stop him from endangering his life so? Maybe if she knew why he was taking the risks he could do something. But she had absolutely no idea.