They were on their third date when he told her, “I can’t ever marry you. I’m already married.” He emphasized the ‘ever’.
She looked at him and blinked not sure what kind of response he was expecting. Her mind racing with all the things she wanted to say and knew she couldn’t. It would bruise his fragile male ego too deeply.
So she replied the only way she could given the circumstances, “Well, that’s convenient,” all the while thinking she just dodged a bullet.