LETTERS FROM DUO
series for the Death and the Dragon Arc)
By: Mel and
Warnings: Fluff, Rambling
Squinting blearily at the keys,
Duo finally abandoned his attempts to make the two images he was seeing link up
as one, and just squinted one eye shut, typing hunt-and-peck style with his face
only inches away from the keyboard. Once finished, he solemnly clicked 'check
spelling' and spent five minutes slowly entering all the words the spell-checker
didn't recognise into its memory before hitting
SENT: 23:20 September 10 196AC
Hey Hee-chan -
going to make it to the safehouse on my own. 'Scythe and me had a bit of trouble
on that last mission. I'm kind of banged up and 'Scythe is even worse. I don't
think I can get the repairs that 'Scythe needs to get us home done by myself.
Not to mention that I need a few sets of stitches, most in places I can't reach.
I mean, I can do the ones in my leg, I suppose, but personal surgery creeps me
out. Have I told you how creeped-out I was when you set your own leg on Howard's
ship? Well, I was VERY creeped-out.
We're about one hour SSW of the
safehouse. I've set the beacon in case I fall asleep. Wouldn't want you to go
right by me or anything. And bring some aspirin. I have a killer
Hope to see you soon.
P.S. Don't tell the
guys. Quatre will worry.
SENT: 23:37 September 10 196AC
On my way. DO NOT
fall asleep. You sound like you have a concussion.
I won't tell anyone. And if you don't stop changing my e-mail alias to strange
things, I will... think of something to do in revenge. I mean
Quatre looked up
from his book, frowning slightly.
"Heero, where are you