When everyone returned to the ship, Hirato handed you over to Gareki who carried you to your room. He kicked open the door and led you on your bed. Your clothes were all muddy and torn and your smooth skin had cuts an gashes on it from where the thorns had scratched you. He took a bowl of warm water and a cloth and began dabbing all the wounds that were visible. The pain of your wounds being cleansed awoke you, you slowly opened your eyes and were greeted with a pair of piercing blue ones.
"G.....Gar..Gareki.." Without thinking, you reached up and touched his cheek and stoked it lightly, he placed his hand on top of yours and brought it back to your side before squeezing it gently.
"You're going to be okay, you just used more magic than you should have, you need to rest now."
"No" You sat up slowly, "I'm fine now, I don't need to rest, in fact, I need to start getting ready for the parade." You began to remove your covers to get out of bed but Gareki got hold of y