[ME]And Know They Love You -2-"I still say that if I've got to expose my kid to this squishy fairyland, Tuchanka is a fair tradeoff."More Like This
"Sorry Wrex," Shepard said with a wave of her hand. "Liara insists we keep her away from wastelands and turrets until she can at least walk."
Wrex laughed. "I've seen how far she can chuck her toys. She could handle it. Couldn't you?" He leaned forward, extending a fist to the child seated in Shepard's lap. Ava smiled and hit it eagerly with her own hand, getting another hearty chuckle from the krogan.
"Attagirl. See? She knows she's up for it. You two are overprotective."
Shepard leaned against the arm of her chair, cocking an eyebrow. "You got mad at Mordin for chewing on a sheet of paper."
Wrex made a shrugging motion. "The kid's name is Mordin. He needs all the help he can get."
Shepard grinned and shook her head. He joked, but the fondness in Wrex's voice was impossible to miss, just as it always was when he spoke of his first son. Said son was currently rolling about on the gro
[ME]Sorry, She's Taken (LiaraxFemshep)"Tali, is it just me or have people been staring at me?"More Like This
Her friend looked over at her, a tilt of her head showing the confusion that her masked eyes couldn't. "What do you mean?"
As soon as the words were out of her mouth, Shepard couldn't help but feel a bit dumb for having said it. The two had decided to go shopping together during the Normandy's temporary docking at the Citadel (after all, one could never have enough weapon and omni upgrades), and as they had made their way through the crowded walkways of the Presidium, Shepard hadn't been able to shake the feeling that heads were turning in her direction. Now, Shepard was in no position to deny any accusation of being paranoid. She'd sooner take the statement as a compliment than try and defend herself against it. Suspicion came to her like fighting came to a krogan. That was just who she was.
But sitting now on one of the Presidium's benches as they were, her single personal purchase of the day resting between herself and her qua