Give my muse something to smile about.
A blink. And also a few more, before he stopped.
His first thought was that the water woman wanted to show him something about her man again or christmas cookies she baked and maybe have to try out — but as his head twitched into her direction, confusion was seen that vanished after some moments. She made something for him? No cookies, nothing like that – no – it was a Freed-sock-puppet. A slight smile was seen, indeed, the dragon slayer smiled at her and he would also consider it to call it ‘cute’ what she actually made for him. But these words were not hearable, they remained in his mind where they belonged to. And the smile vanished again, Laxus cleared his throat now, looked straight towards her.
And then, he smiled again.
Tried his best to hide the blush, but the more happy expression was seen. Right what he needed after such a day. Well, this Lady was really a warm-hreated woman. Now, he asked himself, how someone could not like her. He was an idiot to think like that in the past — to think she wasn’t part of Fairy Tail, just because she belonged to another guild before. However, that was not the right moment to swallow into the past. His eyes focused her and the smile got wider, got a more honest touch, his voice low as he spoke.
“Thank you, Juvia.”
Only three words, but he meant them. And maybe he underlined them with a snort and now also….