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   A tendency towards another body or point- 1913 Webster's Unabridged Dictionary 





He asked if she was

so inclined,  hoping she would understand the meaning


She tilted her head to one side,  half smile with eyes blinking

from sunlight or while pondering a response


Oh, it's possible,  she said demurely 

pulling hair that was not in her face, behind her ears 


Then reaching out to touch his sleeve,  a small tug

as if to say-  it's your move 























I said, You are a lady

"Perhaps," she said, "I may be"