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Title: Lie To Me Author: Ceri (nobodysomeday) Rating: G…

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A/W heat // by redhel
Title: Lie To Me
Author: Ceri (nobodysomeday)
Rating: G
Pairing/Characters: Matt/Harriet
Challenge: 1 - Party
Word Count: 120
Author's Notes: Set after The Wrap Party. My first attempt at S60 fiction of any kind.

He's wandering the halls when he finds her; she's sat, beer bottle in hand, in her dressing room. She has a look on her face that he can't quite decipher – something like disappointment, but also relief.

"Ms Hayes."

She doesn't look up as he plops down onto the couch next to her. "Matthew."

Silence is not unusual for him, but most of the time it spells writer's block. Now there's no script and all he can think about is the near-miss while Sting serenaded them.

"Enjoy the party?" She finally tilts her face towards him, her words soft, barely audible against the memories racing through his mind.

“Yeah,” he manages to reply. "You?"

Hardly a smile – just a nod. "Yeah."

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