RP: Happy Anniversary
Date: August 11, 2006 Characters: Verity, Theo, mentions of Monty Location: Nott Manor Private/Public: Private Rating: - Warnings: angst Summary: Verity has to deal with her first wedding anniversary alone.
She was sitting next to his bed, the same place she spent most of her time anymore. Theo had impressed upon her a need to spend time with Marlowe and so she made sure to set aside some time for that sort of thing, but otherwise she was here, next to him, wondering what he was thinking, if he was dreaming, and praying that he'd wake up.
Today, as she was painfully aware, would have been their first anniversary. It was hard to imagine the Dumono di Milano a year ago. It was hard to imagine how happy she'd been and how promising the future had seemed.
She was crying more today, although only when she was alone- well, alone with him. Her Monty. The love of her life. The most important person in the world to her...