Severus stared at her.
"Professor!" she demanded insistently, bringing him out of his stunned silence.
He raised an eyebrow at her, making her tilt her chin in defiance. Gryffindor through and through.
"Miss Granger, do you realize the repercussions of what you're asking?"
"Why yes, I believe I do, sir. The question remains though, do you accept?"
He thought of the pros and cons for a moment, all the while openly appraising Granger's fine feminine features.
She had the grace to blush under his intense gaze.
She gasped as his lips claimed hers fiercely, sealing their fates.