Come here, your tie isn’t straight.
* that amused look was back, her lips curling up into a half smile. she was as cynical as always, though that had more to do with her upbringing as a Baroness than anything else * I suppose I do, though that would be because Marishka has about as much desire for decorum as a village peasant and Aleera… well, I’m sure you do want to be able to spend some of the day by yourself, without having to drag her around with you.
* he did not miss the moment where she leaned into his touch, even if it had been so quick. clicking his tongue, his hand dropped to his side and he shook his head. * never mind that, verona. you are the one who does it best, are you not? besides, i quite like when you are the one to do it. then again, i suppose i have only ever gone to you for such a thing like this. @vampiricrose
* for the briefest moment, she leaned against his touch, though it did not last long, for unlike some, Verona would not fool herself into thinking it meant a great deal. his inability to love was something she had long since come to terms with * It is easier to tie when you're not the one wearing it. But I am sure the others could have fixed it just as well.