Have the distraction fic that reared its head and reminded me of a headcanon while I was trying to write BAMF Battle Couple Tavi/Aloth fic. :3 Set between The White March parts I and II, but there aren’t really any spoilers, I don’t think.
She approached him the first night they made camp free of the mountain’s chill. They’d gotten settled in; armor discarded, Sagani and Keya were working on dinner, a generally relaxed air lay over the lot of them. Aloth was studying one of the grimoires they’d picked up in the mountains, looking for any new spells he could learn, when Tavi walked up.
She set the point of the dagger she carried against the stump he was using as a table and gave the weapon a spin. “You know how to use blades, right, city slicker?”