September 25th, 2010

On Going Home, Chapter 25

Title: On Going Home, Chapter 25

Author: Eglantine_br

Rating R

Word Count 1373

Spoilers None

Disclaimer I did not invent them

 

 

 

 

 

On Going Home, Chapter 25

 

 

 

 

They sat together, in the shadow of the stern rail. The wind was fresh on Horatio's face. Archie was close enough that they could speak very quietly. He was not close enough to excite curiosity.

 

Only their eyes were touching. And then, Horatio thought, only sometimes. Archie's gaze lowered again and again to the little book. He held it with the very same gentleness that he used when he touched Horatio's face. Several more times he lifted it to his nose.(Horatio shuddered at this. It could only smell of Keane's cabin.) Archie rubbed the book against his cheek. It was as if he wanted to absorb it completely.

 

 

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