Pokémon and all related contents (c) The Pokémon Company, 1996-2016
(A LiveCasterShipping drabble based on the 40th call)
"But hearing your voice is giving me energy, Rosa!"
"I'm still sorry I called you at a time like this..." the voice beyond the Xtransceiver did not sound so convinced.
“Don’t hang up,” he said quickly. “I still got a couple more minutes.” He gently pressed a piece of tissue to his brow against the sweat drops accumulated there. His careful gesture not to bother the make-up was a habit all too familiar to the young celebrity by now.
“But are you sure you’re going to be okay, Curtis? To be honest, you sound… terrible.”
Well, he looked even worse, but he was not going to make Rosa feel worse.
“I’m fine as soon as I’m out there,” he said. “This is an ordinary day for me ― I’m used to it.”
“Just what kind of a job do you have?”