Sleep Sound 5
Synopsis: Pharah and Mercy have trouble sleeping. A series of chance encounters prove that the solution might be each other.
Pairing: Rocket Angel (Fareeha “Pharah” Amari/Angela “Mercy” Ziegler)
So began a clandestine arrangement. Whenever one or the other had trouble sleeping, or woke in the middle of the night, plagued by nightmares, the other had a standing open-door policy.
Neither had ever been so well-rested in their adult lives.
Some nights, even the presence of the other couldn’t prevent the nightmares or insomnia, but the comfort – the sense of safety the other provided — what else could they ask for?
Fareeha plucked the glasses from Angela’s face, folding them and placing them within arm’s reach on the bedside table. She had fallen asleep reading a book while Fareeha disassembled, maintained, and polished the twin Beretta 92s she kept as sidearms. Old-fashioned, perhaps, but they hadn’t failed her yet. With finesse, she was able to lift Angela from the armchair she’d dozed off in without waking the doctor. She laid her gently in the bed, earning a flutter of eyelashes and a mumble.