When Lucy answered in the affirmative, Nikolas opened the door fully and stepped through to enter the Tower proper. He smirked to find her climbing up from the floor. He'd never found his stomach to be the most comfortable position from which to study, especially now that he sported a plethora of bruises in that general area. As Lucy stood, Nik tilted his head and took in some of the books that lay scattered on the floor where she'd been - the diagrams were both startling and extraordinary.
"Hey, thanks for letting me join you. I've been bored out of my mind the past few days." He strolled a bit further into the room, moving delicately in an attempt to avoid any unnecessary pain. "How are you?"