going out on the town with me really that bad?”
held a long frown on his face as they walked around the crowded market Saturday
morning. Steve was off in some mission that only required a few agents so he
was stuck getting baby sat by Natasha. Talk about awkward.
not bad. But if you remember our track record isn’t exactly the best so excuse
me if I don’t find this a little awkward.” Natasha waves it off.
under the bridge. Look you’re doing better. And we’re doing our best to get you
back to that guy that was Steve’s best friend. I wouldn’t have offered to stay
with you if I thought you were trying to kill me again.” Bucky stops and turns
to her. Did he hear her right?
offered to stay with me?” He didn’t think any of the guys on the team, other
than Steve, who tried to get out of the mission so that Bucky wouldn’t be
alone, would have done that for him.
nonchalantly. “They werent going to let one of their top agents off a big
mission. But I knew Steve was not comfortable with leaving you alone and
there’s only a few people he trusts you with. I want to be one of those
aren’t you concerned I might…flip?” Natasha nods.
thought crossed my mind but it’s not like I don’t know how to handle you hot
head.” She answers with a teasing wink and continues walking. Bucky’s eyes
follow her before finally, his legs continue the journey forward.
me we need to pick up some supplies before we get back to the facility.
Anything you need in a hurry? Bucky? Bucky??” Natasha instantly turns in alert,
seeing that Bucky was not responding her. “James? What’s wrong?” He was stone
solid staring off across the market. Natasha turns as well, her stance ready to
fight, thinking Bucky spotted a Hydra agent or some other threat.
she saw was none of those things. What she spotted was tiny, blonde, and
her gaze up at Bucky who was still staring at her his eyes following her every
know her?” Natasha asks, her voice holding a bit a confused tone. Where could
Bucky have met such a- “She’s your flower girl isn’t she?” Natasha put the two
pieces together once she noticed the flowers scattered around the girls hair.
They were cherry blossoms. “She’s cute.” Natasha compliments. Bucky swallows
She watches as he walks forward.
here.” He repeats and makes his way towards the blonde.