Author: Kat Lee
Challenge/Prompt: drabble_weekly 61: Things That Go Bump In The Night
Warning(s): Cannon Character Death
Word Count: 100
Date Written: 30 October 2017
Disclaimer: All characters within belong to Whedon, not the author, and are used without permission.
“Do you ever regret it?” he asks, pressing a kiss to her soft, dark hair.
“What?” she asks. “Giving up Hollywood to stay with you?”
“No. Giving up everything you had to help me fight the things that go bump in the night.”
“Never.” Her smile is so radiant and pure that he can’t help smiling in response.
Even the corners of his mouth in the real world turn up as he continues to sleep peacefully for once. “Never,” Cordelia whispers again, smiling down at him. She kisses his forehead, then leaves with the dawn rising on All Saint’s Day.