Orb's Year 937
What was there for her to do?!
Secretly she prayed for a baby so that she would have something to do!
"I think it's still too early to feel him kick," Addison said, putting her hand over his.
"Order whatever you like!" Alec said indulgently. Especially now that Addison was pregnant, she would be needing all the nourishment that she could get!
Orb's Year 938
Really, it seemed that he had less time for her and the babies now than when she'd been pregnant!
Orb's Year 939
Orb's Year 940
Alec glanced at his hour-glass pendant and frowned. He was running late. "Actually, I might be a little late. Don't wait up for me," he said.
Addison had wanted to ask what he thought would take so long, but he was in a hurry to leave and the children were already calling for her at the top of the stairs.
"I came in to kiss the kids goodnight," he said softly. "How was your day?"
Addison just moved into his arms and held him tight. "I've missed you," she mumbled into his shirt.
"I've missed you, too," he said, squeezing her tighter. "I hate the hours that have kept me from you. Hopefully that will change soon..."