And I scared her off, but let her go and take her time.
And was her friend when she came back.
Well, let her take her time then. Of course I know you aren't going to act uninterested. Keep up the flirting. See where things go. Think she will openly state she has feelings for you and come to you?
Excuse me, but does this smell like chloroform to you?
Always reserve the right to become smarter at a future point in time, for only a fool limits themselves to all they knew in the past. -Alex