"Bang" "I sure hope you have the right ammunition". "This would be too quick, I'd never end you like this". "Taking a big risk in assuming I feel the same and won't snatch that out of your hand and make you eat it". "You won't, you're too noble, it'll be your downfall....but not tonight".
"I feel like I'm sinking with a hundred pounds tied to my feet and I'll never rise above the dark waters I'm drowning in." She buried her face in her hands. "It's like I'll always remain beneath the surface.