Another post 4x15 thingy that I wrote except this time it’s more post post 4x15 as what’s happening is taking place after everyone is rescued safe and sound from the framework. I hope you guys enjoy!
She can’t look at him for the first week of them being truly back.
There’s always the excuse of working; ensuring the new lab is being built to her specifications, seeing that May’s team of doctors is following the recovery programme she designed specifically or working on the new treatment that helps to treat muscle atrophy faster. Then there’s the excuse of physiotherapy to help with her injured leg and after that she uses the excuse of the gym. Then, to justify not going to their room at night, she uses the excuse that she fell asleep in the lab accidentally after working on her new projects when really, she’s falling asleep in a cupboard with the door locked so nobody can find her.
It’s extreme, but she’ll do anything to ensure that she doesn’t have to look in his eyes and be reminded of the fact that she killed him.