Title: A Soldier’s Special Skills
Notes: Written for the primeval100 challenge ‘A Hard Day’s Night’
“That’s very good. A little too good actually. Should I be concerned?”
“Painting Airfix models as a kid,” he offered in explanation. Then his grin widened. “Or maybe it’s just another of those things I’m naturally excellent at.”
She kicked him softly in the shoulder, careful not to ruin his handiwork.
“Shut it, or I’ll tell your men you spend your evenings painting my toenails.”
“They’d know I only do it to get into your underwear.”
“Oh, believe me,” she teased, “you’re gonna have to work harder than that...”
He raised an interested eyebrow. He did like a challenge.