Mary heard Sherlock exhale sharply; John had elbowed him before he could make a comment that could change Sally's mind. Well done, John. Keep him in line and this could go very well. She swallowed and let her hands drop to tighten the ties on her dressing gown, then wondered why she was tightening them. "Come on, then," she said, and took Sally by the hand to lead her down the hall to the bedroom. John and Sherlock were whispering to each other but she didn't look back and after a moment she heard them following.
Part of a series but also stands alone.
- Part 3 of Could Be Fun