Compromise - Maikka Week 2"You know, you've never said it."Compromise - Maikka Week 2 by Phthalo-Blue
"So I was wondering if you would."
"You said it and I feel the same."
"But I want to hear it from you."
"I don't do that."
"Do you want me to say it again? I love you."
"That's not what I meant! Why are you being so difficult?"
"Why are you making a big deal out of this?"
"Because I love you. And I've said it a few times. When you don't say it back to me, I feel like you don't."
"I'm here with you. I'm always with you. Isn't that enough?"
"I know, but a man likes to hear these things now and again."
"I'm not exactly a verbal person."
"Could you do it once for me?"
". . . I . . . loveyou?"
". . ."
". . ."
"That really didn't work."
"Okay, so what would you rather do?"
A few minutes later.
"That's a perfectly acceptable compromise."
Maikka 2011 - Stories"Once upon a time there was a man and a woman."Maikka 2011 - Stories by Phthalo-Blue
"Which one is the man?"
"Which one's the man?"
"The tall one."
"As tall as Uncle Zuko?"
"Not as tall as Uncle Zuko but taller than Uncle Aang. Okay, like I was saying. Once upon a time there was a man and a woman and the woman was very rich."
"Very rich. She was the daughter of a Senator who ruled over many lands and people and had enough money to buy as many bowls of fire flakes as she wanted."
"How many bowls?"
"One hundred and forty seven each and every day."
"Thatsa lot of fire flakes. Did she eat that many?"
"No, she didn't eat that many but she could if she wanted to."
"So the very rich woman became bored one day from sitting around and eating all those fire flakes. So bored that when her old friend asked her to go on an adventure, she agreed to it."
"What kind of adventure?"
"The dangerous kind."
"Those are the best-est kind."
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