It was kind of busy, so it took me a while to realize that he had been gone a long time.
I went over to check on his date, and as I got closer I saw that she was crying. "The bar I work at is by a college, so the patrons are always pretty young and I always have to card.
The girl got there first and ordered a drink and paid for it.
The guy shows up with what looks like camping gear, sits right next to her and they take a minute or two to realize who each other are.
He comes up to the girl and introduces himself as Dan, and I watched the girls eyes widen with shock.