Continuing on from the background, part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5, part 6, part 7, part 8, part 9, part 10, part 11, part 12, part 13, part 14, part 15, part 16, part 17, and part 18.
Jane huffed and scowled at her before opening her mouth. Her words were muffled by Thor’s hand as he said
“What my Jane means to say is that she is thankful to have such a good friend and helper.”
His eyes twinkled and he smiled as he said it.
Darcy grinned back as the others started laughing and said “I know.”
The group had settled into relaxed conversation by the time Phil and Clint entered the common area. There was a pause as everyone looked over and Phil nodded in greeting. He made eye contact briefly with Darcy before they both looked away uncertainly. His gaze landed on Skye and FitzSimmons clustered in a corner and he frowned and headed towards them, Clint following a half step behind.
“Do I want to know what you’re doing?” Phil asked mildly.
FitzSimmons jumped and Skye spun towards him, eyes wide.