Ficlet: Pay Attention

I saw this post on @imaginetheotp

…and I, erm…

Also on AO3.

Sometimes Annie likes to declare the living room a work-only space, leaving Jeff to hide out in their bedroom so that she can get on with revising notes for her exams and piecing together files for her actual paid, work. 

This is only the case if Jeff’s not working himself, which happens more often than not because he likes to leave most of his paper marking until the weekend or for his office, so he doesn’t have to bring anything home, so when the coffee table is covered in note cards and Annie’s hair is up in a bun as she sits crossed legged on the floor, he knows that it’s time to stay away, or at least be extremely quiet in his coffee making duties and press-ups on the floor.

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