[My May the Fourth story for the lovely @hanorganaas]
[The prompt was “Jyn and Cassian’s wedding night”; I got a bit carried away with it and did the whole wedding]
“On Perralt they drink salt water at a wedding,” Bodhi
says. Cassian looks up from his data pad
and wrinkles his brow in distaste.
“Drinking salt water causes insanity and hallucinations in
humans.” K-2 sounds intrigued. “Perhaps
“It says here it’s supposed to make the bride and groom
thirst for one another forevermore.”
Cassian turns to look across the cabin at Jyn as she moves
about in the aft section, bending and stretching as she checks on the stowed
shipment. As if cued by his silence, Jyn
glances round and meets his gaze.
Her eyes go dream-swept for a moment and her lips curve.
“That’s hardly a problem we need worry about.”