The first time you saw Link was across the other side of the small local cafe where you worked in [hometown], as he entered with a young blonde woman. He stayed a little behind her, only offering you a small shy smile when your eyes met, as his friend Zelda ordered for the both of them. You felt a small shiver of excitement through your body as you wrote his name across his cup of hot chocolate for the first time and brought it across to their table yourself, along with Zelda's latte (it was a quiet day and you could afford the more personal dealings with customers that had made the job appeal to you in the first place). He had smiled warmly at you, giving you a small nod in thanks, as Zelda had thanked you graciously. As they had left about half an hour later he had waved goodbye, giving you another small smile that sent warmth through your body as you gave them both a cheerful reply.
You had thought that he was just shy.
As time went on he and Zelda continued coming