Tenderly, he embraces her. She is peaceful in his love. “Lovers with Pomegranate” gropes tenderly through the initial rituals of seduction. He wraps his arm around her, keeping her from all others yet hesitating to clasp her too tightly. Her nimble fingers caress his pomegranate, his offering of himself, but she also teases him with her fingertip under his chin. Gazing directly at her, he is enchanted by her charms. She looks away – another move in a timeless game.