shiro_megane_kun: (Flail)
Ishida Uryu ([personal profile] shiro_megane_kun) wrote 2016-07-05 01:23 am (UTC)

Letter? [Two and two put together equals...]

[His eyes go a little wide, and suddenly his cheeks feel remarkably warm.]
I – Yes, actually, I just – he hadn't said it would be someone I knew – [For someone who's always tried to present himself as composed, it turns out he's quite easy to fluster.]

[After it really sinks in, though, the warmth in his cheeks and ears doesn't go away, he does manage a small, shy smile.]
It's a relief, though, that it is, [he says with sincerity. More than that, he's relieved that it's her. The difference in their ages doesn't immediately strike him as a hurdle, and it feels like a great weigh lifted off his shoulders. If it was someone he hadn't known agreeing to this, there was a chance he might not be able to fulfill Sokken's wish. But Tricia already knew him, and she agreed to this, and so it feels like a great weight has been lifted from his shoulders.]

[And, of course, there's the small matter that she was his first crush. A schoolboy crush, puppy love, but all the same.]

[... Something does occur to him, however.]
... I'm sorry to have kept you waiting for so long.

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