They embraced, then stood back from each other.
Finn studied him intently. “You look like you’re in one piece. I can hardly believe it. I thought you were dead. What happened to you?”
“I wasn’t dead, just momentarily out of it,” the pilot explained. “Came around long enough to see that you had got out. Pulled out of the dive just long enough to set down—hard. Impact threw me clear. Woke up at night; no you, no ship, no nothing. Went looking—in the wrong direction. Got picked up by some itinerant trader.” He grinned. “Tell you all about it sometime. Beebee-Ate says that you saved him.”
Finn eyed the droid. “It wasn’t just me.” A slow smile spread across his face and his eyes twinkled. “Tell you all about it sometime.”
CATHOLIC SCHOOL AU: "C'mon, Alex, what are you, a wimp?" "No, I'm not, I jut don't think we should have sex next to the altar."