Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder
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A fan work by kerguelen (slashmommy) adapted for commaful. watch the rest: https://archiveofourown.o...

Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder

I couldn't help but grin as I headed up the stairs. No more surveillance means I can sleep in a real bed instead of on that couch in the office.

Of all the pain this case caused, that was the worst-- having to sleep on a small, uncomfortable couch. Once in the bedroom, I carefully stripped off my suit and hung it up.

Rolling my shoulders and getting one last good stretch in, I headed for the bed.

"Did you decide to return from your self-imposed exile?" Nero asked.

"Now, you know, I had to sleep down there. The G-men were watching our every move. Somehow I don't think they would have missed the fact that I was sleeping with my employer, do you?"


"Not fooey," I said as I crawled under the covers next to him. "If they'd known about this, you wouldn't have been able to hold them over the barrel like that."

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