She was made to compliment him in every way, made to be his.
Even before meeting her, Bendy couldn’t help but think of Alice as perfect. Maybe he had unrealistic expectations, maybe what he hoped for was impossible, but at the end of this day- she was his.
She was created to dance with him, to sing with him, and to get into all sorts of trouble with him. And that was more than Bendy had ever hoped he could have.
Law hated relying on other people, and never allowed himself to do so unless it was absolutely necessary. And before this moment, Law would have outright laughed at the idea of him allowing anyone any control over him. There wasn’t an idea he hated more- but this was Luffy. And everything about Luffy defied logic.
Because Luffy was safe.
And maybe, just maybe, Law made Luffy feel safe too.