Mass Effect: Make Out Already"Would you guys just shut up and make out, already?" Joker rolls his eyes and mutters under his breath.Kaidan scowls, leaning stiffly against EDI's display tower while the Alliance dissects and inventories every inch of the Cerberus vessel. Jeff can't help but laugh: the man's grimace speaks volumes for his discomfort."Any more tension and you guys are going to start massing dark matter.""She's charged with treason."Jeff snorts. "For saving the galaxy."Kaidan sighs, posture sinking. "What do I say, 'I'm sorry?'""To Shepard?" Joker whistles. "Cash in on epic angry sex and see where it goes."
Dragon Age: No FurtherThey hang, swaying precariously, too lightly armored to fall back down; their feet tangled in cobwebs set by spiders they'd met near the entrance of the dungeon.It was Merrill's fault; she'd seen a red flower in the debris and stalked straight into a delicate tripwire to examine it. She sighs relieved; glad the herb survived their launch.Anders is far less amused, judging from the grumpy noises emitting from his upturned-skirts."Nice legs, Blondie." Varric muses after awhile."Varric," Hawke warns, frown still a frown, no matter how up-side down. "This is one you will NOT tell our children."
Mass Effect: DistractionsIt should have been simple. She was in position, rifle steady, breathing controlled. The target waltzed into her sight and she missed the shot. She'd closed her eyes for only a moment and bright green eyes flash, reflecting his grin. His mouth is so warm--Cover blown, she swaps to her shotgun and charges into the fray. Energy sizzles past as she drives the gunstock into a merc's chest, sending him sprawling. She turns to duck a wild swing and misses her fingers comb through his hair and follow it down. It goes all the way She shakes it off, shooting the assailant with her still-holstered pistol. Her squad makes short work of the rest of them while she extracts data from the base. Most of it, anyway: it's difficult to connect scrolling lines while the lights in her mind are aquarium-blue.She returns to the Normandy, battered and bruised, and marches toward the coc
Mass Effect: The Tour"It's a mighty fine ship, ma'am." Kal'reeger admits, awe evident over standard voice modulation. Tali's tour of the Normandy ends at the CIC, reflections of virtual stars dancing off her faceplate. Completely distracted, he clears his throat and hopes she doesn't notice."You should see her flying," Tali adds, hoping to stall him just a while longer. She lays a tentative hand on his bicep and almost giggles. "I'm sure Shepard wouldn't mind you staying a while longer.""Much obliged." He declines the offer, yet twines his fingers with hers. "But I'd prefer you have something to come home to."
Dragon Age: My AllSmoke rises in the distance, ash descending upon every surface. Hawke's heart pounds above the din of chaos like tormented animal."I gave you my all..." She chokes; fingers wrapped white around the blade. His eyes are cold and devoid of remorse, completely unfamiliar.The blade takes him and loathes that he does nothing to resist. She pulls him closer, blood staining her soul as she embraces him one last time.A gentle hand divides them. Reluctantly, she abandons the husk in favor of quiet consolation."Sigh no more, lady." Aveline rakes sympathetic fingers through her hair. "Sigh no more."