Stephen kissed Adrian's hair, smiling. "You're amazing, I know," he teased. He wished that there were a better way to sit, one that couldn't hurt, but short of lying down on his stomach, there was nothing else, and Stephen wasn't about to let go.
His hold tightened slightly when Sean spoke about Midori. It was stupid and irrational. Midori would never touch something that didn't belong to her, let alone hurt a sub that belonged to another, but Stephen felt the irrational need to protect Adrian from her. He was coming down from the high just as much as Adrian, and this was when it became difficult to separate the sub with his husband, the person for whom he'd do anything.
"I'm sure she'll ask me to come back some other time," he said once that short, illogical pang of possessiveness had been replaced by reason.