Originally Posted by chick-adee
Aaran grinned and repeated the process. He handed the glass to Enoch,"It's made out of ice so your hands might get a little cold...." He couldn't think of a way to prevent this so he just shrugged.
Taylor grinned,"It's on, skunk boy!" She crossed her arms to mimic him,"I'm watching."
Kristen looked away,"All she ever wanted was for me to have the things that she never could, college...a steady job.. She poured her life into saving money for my education. She never complained about anything and we found the lung disease too late. She gave up everything for me."
Nisha stared at her. She wasn't used to people being so direct,"Why?" She asked curiously but not unkindly.
Enoch took the ice glass and took a sip. The water was just the right coolness. "Wow, this is a nice treat to quench my thirst. Thank you Aaran. " He said gratefully. Out of his peripheral vision, he was movement. He looked over and saw the other generals coming over. "You better get ready to play bartender." He said with humor.
Nashton smirked at Taylor and walked over to Jason for a moment. He turned his back to her as he spoke in hushed tones with him. Then he came back and grinned. "I don't need to kiss you, I found a new girl and she likes to kiss, just like me. Coincidence? I think notC Taylor meet muffin. " He held up his hand. It had eyes and lips drawn on it will a marker. Which he proceeded to kiss passionately. "Oh! No tounge, you naughty girl!" He said with enthusiasm.
( 😢 To close to home. Sorry, had to take a moment. )
Orson looked deep in Kristen's eyes. "She didn't give up everything. For you are her everything. Her legacy in heart, body and spirit. She lives on through you." He said with conviction.
Aurelius looked down and shrugged slightly. "Maybe because in in need of a friend. Who's your little friend there?" She glanced up and looked to the Phoenix.