Two Love Stories: One Short...One Long that depict young love that progresses from innocence to murder and mayhem. Both stories involve conflict, confusion and mistakes. Short Story - Cheryl, witness to a murder, and under police protection during the trial, becomes a roommate with, David, one of the assigned officers, after the trial. The situation becomes conflicted when David’s girlfriend, who does not live with him, becomes upset about the living arrangement. Long Story - Carol, a young aspiring journalist, becomes involved with and married to Sam, a popular journalist, in New York City within a very short period of time. They engage in a fast track relationship that results in a very quick marriage. Shortly after the marriage, Sam is assigned to cover a conflict in the Dominican Republic and is listed as missing and later found dead.