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18 March 2009 @ 10:36 pm
Highlander Raven Ficlet 1/1  
Another little scene for Highlander the Raven, hopefully the muses will prompt me to a full fic soon, but in the meantime there's this. Directly follows on from Not as Bad as I Thought

Important Questions

“So, Amanda, who is MacLeod?” Nick asked. The two of them were lying in bed, wrapped in each others arms, Nick casually stroking Amanda’s hair.

Amanda sighed. The question was becoming a recurring theme, and one that she consistently managed to dodge. But, right now she wasn’t in much of a position to duck out of anything. She chewed her lip thoughtfully.

“I assume from what Liam said that he’s Immortal. And, he must be…important to you. I just want to know,” Nick continued with a playful smile.

“If it’s just casual interest, why do you keep asking?” Amanda asked. Nick chuckled.

“Because you keep avoiding. Worried I’ll be jealous?”

Amanda made an indignant little noise in her throat before rolling over onto her stomach so she could look Nick in the eyes. She scrutinised him for a moment or two and then seemed to come to a decision.

“Okay, I’ll answer you,” she said.

The tone in her voice was resigned, but her calculating gaze and mischievous smile told Nick she was not waving a white flag. He waited for her to add the ‘but’.

“I’ll answer you when you can beat me with a sword,” Amanda added as she rolled off Nick and casually strutted toward the bathroom.

Nick gave a little growl of frustration and shook his head, but internally he was laughing.
 
 
 
The other Weird Al: Highlander - Amandaaeron_lanart on March 18th, 2009 10:51 pm (UTC)
Hee! How typically Amanda. It's one hell of a motivator though so I think she'd better watch out...
But, I don't want to be a pie,: nick/amanda bathidontlikegravy on March 19th, 2009 12:05 pm (UTC)
LOL

Yeah, especially with Nick's bloodysingle-mindedness. The muses haven't spoken yet, but I suspect that the next bit will be fun to write :)
squeakypiggysqueakypiggy on March 19th, 2009 01:32 am (UTC)
Loved it, so Amanda :D
But, I don't want to be a pie,: amanda & beccaidontlikegravy on March 19th, 2009 12:06 pm (UTC)
Thank you! :)
Ith: Highlander - Amanda: Flirtithildyn on March 19th, 2009 02:14 am (UTC)
Very nice!
But, I don't want to be a pie,: naked nickidontlikegravy on March 19th, 2009 12:07 pm (UTC)
Thank you! Always happy to get the Ith thumbs up! :)
Black Rook: Rebeccagrachonok on March 19th, 2009 05:39 am (UTC)
Oh, Amanda is always Amanda :)
But, I don't want to be a pie,: methos and amandaidontlikegravy on March 19th, 2009 12:04 pm (UTC)
:)
birggitt: Methos/Duncanbirggitt on March 23rd, 2009 08:01 pm (UTC)
Oh, yes! This is the Amanda we all know and love :)
But, I don't want to be a pie,: amanda & beccaidontlikegravy on March 23rd, 2009 08:34 pm (UTC)
Glad you think so! :)