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Babysitting. Yet again. Only one of the many evils of children.
What a bitch.
Edward was sitting on the couch with Becca because Donna had to go to yet another psychic convention because her advisor said it was "written in the stars" that she go. It was the only way in hell he would be caught dead watching animated movies.
Thumbelina of all things. Some weird animated version with lots of singing, dancing, and talking animals. Except for the dog.
"If I had a girl no bigger than my thumb, I'd squash her," he muttered disgustedly as he rolled the paper in his hand.
Becca glanced up. "What'd you say, Ted?" she asked, most of her attention still on the movie. She barely turned her head to look at him.
"Nothing," he said as she pulled her attention from the screen to stare at the mess he had made on the coffee table.
"What are you doing?"
"I thought you didn't smoke."
"This is a special cigarette," he said with a smirk. "It's, ah, imported
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I pulled my black coat on and turned back to the bed with a small, sad smile on my face. Through the darkness of the hotel room I could see him laying there, curled around a pillow and sleeping, safe and sound and afraid of nothing in his dreams.
It was always like this after I saw him. I brought him a peace he hadnt known as a child, I guess. A peace that I could only imagine had been ripped away before hed seen it. He was still a mystery to me, as much as I cared for him, but he didnt know that.
This was a diversion for him, something of a game. For him, I was maybe a conquest. But I doubted anything more than he would tell me. I had my suspicions but they were only that, and no matter what he said when we made love, I couldnt always believe him.
He was the predator, I was the prey. He had no limits, and I had no doubt that he would lie his way into my bed should the urge come over him. But there were no lies needed, I invited him of my own accord