FrostIron - The Devil in your Heart - part2FrostIron - The Devil in your Heart - part23 years ago in General Fiction More Like This
'Yes, yes, I'm well aware, that I promised...,'
Tony got cut short by a very upset tirade of insults against his person and he waited for the short moment it would stop.
'Pepper, I'm very close, you know? I just need a couple more days. I'll see you next week in London, I promise.'
The content of the insults turned obviously offensive and Tony took some distance from the cell.
'You know, I love you,' he seized the next moment of silence. But the line was already dead.
Tony put the cell aside and couldn't help but suspiciously watch it a few seconds longer, as if it might explode any moment.
Tony let out an irritated sigh and mechanically scratched over his chest, before he noticed what he was doing and stopped. He knew he shouldn't fiddle with it, but the scars around the arc reactor were still itching from time to time.
He took a deep breath, straightened in his chair and leant over the workstation again.
'Ok, where were we?'
He pointed the laser at the zoomed-in 3D hologram