He sees, as they dance, all of it. A montage playing in his head to the song’s sweet melody. Everything they were supposed to have had, everything he missed chasing after Tara and the national for so long. Everything he is beginning to realise he might just still want.
And just as soon as it began, it’s over, the song fading out as another begins, and reality sets back in. Grace opens her mouth to say something, but appears to think better of it after a moment, the thick veil of awkwardness descending on them once more.
or: ben and grace reunite at the opening of his and tara's company. he reflects.