Gifts for Freezey
List of Gifts
07 Aug 2016
“Am I sacked?”
M doesn’t bother answering James’ attempt at humor but instead continues in his point. “Since your return from the Skyfall operation, which was over a year ago I might add, you have not taken one day of leave, no holiday of which I'm aware. You haven’t rested the requisite 48 hour period between mission and report.”
James takes a deep breath and lets it out slowly.
“You are not a young man,” M says plainly. “Everyone, even James Bond, needs time to let wounds heal, both physical and mental. Pushing yourself is going to get you or someone else killed eventually.”
“So not another mission then?” James asks and moves to stand.
Or, James Bond is forced to take a few days off, runs into Q at a kebab shop, starts playing World of Warcraft, and takes a trip to Witney to meet Q's family (for reasons of national security, of course).
Prompt-fill for Olympics ficathon part 2 on LJ, for the following prompt: "Something with a forbidden love kind of theme? In the previous ficathon, someone prompted a big age gap between them which could possibly fit into the forbidden love idea if played right..."
aka: when Michael is fourteen, his sister brings her twenty-one year old boyfriend home from college and Michael's done.