Title: After Forever
Word Count 100 (Drabble)
(El Ferrol: Upstairs)
“Oh yes-- been forever.”
Archie gave an anticipatory wiggle.
Horatio bent over the book.
“All right. Here we go. Ha'hm. 'It
was a dark and stormy night.' Well
that's useless. If it was night, of course it was dark. And stormy
tells us nothing. No wind direction--”
read the damn story.”
eyes were fever bright, and he was still so thin. But he had eaten
well this morning, and this was his old growl, lost, regained,
beloved. Horatio hid his own smile, and went on reading.