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291 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:08 pm

"I think the corn will be all you." I call back to him, shoving my plate away as I grab my tea and take a long swallow.

"Honestly, I should probably leave soon... I need to get more medicine and figure out what I'm going to be making to sell this week." I sigh, "I didn't intend to spend the night when I came last night."

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292 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:13 pm

"Mm, yeah," I nod as I pull the corn off the grill before pausing to pull the wallet from my pants pocket. "Here, this ought to cover you for awhile," I say as I come over to hand her a significant wad of cash.

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293 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:14 pm

My eyes widen as I barely catch the wad before he'd heading back to the grill, my fingers closing around the bills as I hold them awkwardly. 

"What..? No, no, I can't take all this." I frown, trying to separate only a single bill so I can return the money, "One of these will set me for a week on medicine, I'll be fine."

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294 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:17 pm

"You said a months work," I call back as I pick the least burned piece of corn on a plate. "And I won't have you going hungry, either. So take it. Whatever you don't use, toy can give back."

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295 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:22 pm

I look down at the money guiltily, sighing as I work to straighten it out so it'll fit into one of the pockets in my dress. At this point, I don't know how much longer I can stomach myself as I push out of my spot at the table, watching him at the grill hesitantly. 

"It was nice having company this morning," I say, "And last night... Maybe next time we'll be more prepared." I laugh awkwardly, patting the cash in my pocket.

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296 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:28 pm

"So there'll be a next time then?" I ask hopefully as I pause to look back in her direction.

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297 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:30 pm

"Isn't that what happens when people date..?" I ask, grinning slightly as I head towards the back of the house. "They date."

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298 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:35 pm

"Right, yeah, I suppose so," I respond, hesitating sheepishly. "Could I maybe..? No, nevermind. I'll see you later!"

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299 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:42 pm

"Hmm?" I stop just before the door, frowning as I look back at him - only a touch unsteady on my feet. 

"What?"

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300 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:45 pm

"Go home, " I say with a hint of a whine, the flush in my cheeks migrating to my ears. "You're making me nervous- I'll ask later."

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301 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:48 pm

"Oh...kay," I laugh softly, stepping in and turning back to face him one final time. "But, uhm... When is later..? Should we make plans...?"

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302 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:52 pm

"Morndas!" I say, pointing back at her with the tongs. c Wait, no. What is today? I don't know - three days from now. Gives us time to sober up and clean and that sort of thing.

"But feel free to come sooner if you get bored."

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303 Re: Where Truth Lies on Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:56 pm

"Morndas." I nod back at him, patting the door before turning back into the house. 

"Til then," I call once I leave the sunroom, my hands gripping the uncomfortable wad of money in my dress as I step out the front.

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