Castle Ficlet: Clear the Air 1/1
This is a sort-of sequel to Fair’s Fair, the ficlet I wrote for CastleFanficMonday in December, but it takes place during 4x01 - Rise.
Clear the Air
Of all the places he’d expected to see her again, this is not it. He had expected it to be an accidental meeting on the street, in line at a coffee shop, maybe even a run-in at the airport. But not this; not this by a long shot.
Not bleeding out on his operating table.
“Damn it, Kate. What the hell happened to you?” he mutters, as if her eyes will pop open, stark green against her pale cheeks, and tell him everything.
She doesn’t, but he knows what happened already.
They said she’d been shot at a funeral.
His ex had been shot at a funeral and her life depends on him stopping the bleeding.