December 11th, 2010

Fruit and Shouting

 Title: Fruit and Shouting
Author Eglantine_br
Rating R
Word Count 2374
Spoilers none
Disclaimer Not my boys

Fruit and Shouting

He had spent a restless night, in the bedside chair, but he left the room without waking Archie. Archie's sleep was still disturbed enough with ugly dreams. He thrashed himself awake several times each night, waking Horatio too. But in the pale light of this morning, he was serene.

Horatio pulled the blankets up over the shoulders, (still too thin,) he checked the fever, (smoldering now,) and ran a hand over the brightly tumbled hair. There was no need for that, last, but he could not help it. He sneaked out of the room, in his stocking feet, and went down to breakfast.

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