Disclaimers: The West Wing and it's characters are the
Summary: CJ and Toby go away for the weekend, and have
The sun was shining through the blinds when Toby came
"Yes?" CJ said sitting down next to him on the couch.
"Must I have a reason to talk to you?"
"When you talk to me at work, you typically have a
"So I do."
"What's the reason this time?"
"We have a three day weekend coming up."
"Yes, we do." CJ said.
"I was thinking we could go away for the weekend."
"Okay." CJ smiled. "That does sound nice."
"Yeah." Toby said taking her hand in his. He lifted
"What are you thinking?"
"How many times have we postponed this due to a
"Quite a few."
"I was thinking that we could get married this
"Somehow I have the feeling the only way we could
"Neither do I."
"Okay, then I guess we are getting married this
"I think so." Toby said. He leaned over and gently
"Toby, I didn't think we were going to do that at
"I just got you to agree to marry me this weekend,
CJ stood looking at her reflection in the mirror. She
Toby was standing on the porch of the bed and
"Toby." She said softly.
He turned around and looked at her. "You look
She smiled. "Thank you."
"We should go." He reached for her hand.
"I still can't believe we are doing this."
"In an hour we will be married."
"I know." CJ smiled. "I dread trying to explain this
"Don't think about that."
"I'm trying not to."
Thirty minutes later, the justice of the peace
"Toby." She whispered as they were walking out to the
"We're actually married."
"Yes, I know." Toby said, he stood against the car
"I didn't think we would actually be able to do it."
"I thought something would happen to stop us.
"I know." CJ said. She leaned in and kissed him.
"Let's go back to the room." Toby whispered.
"You wouldn't be trying to get me into bed, would
Toby laughed and kissed her gently. "Let's go."
The rain was hitting the windshield of the car as
Toby glanced over at her as she looked at the ring.
"I don't think they'll notice mine. Yours on the
"Wait a minute! Why would they notice mine and not
"Because your ring actually looks like a traditional
"You're wearing a ring though."
"They're used to the engagement ring. They're not
"It's not like it matters, since we are going to tell
"I think it would be fun to see if they can figure it
"It's Josh and Sam. I don't think they will."
"That's true. There's also the matter of the press
"Which is the reason we are going to tell everyone in
"Yeah, but I'd still like to have some fun with
Once they were back in Washington, they went to CJ's
As she opened the door, Toby swept her up in his
"I believe it is traditional for the bride to be
"What?" He said as he sat her down.
"You didn't have to do that."
"I know that."
"Have I told you I love you, Mrs. Ziegler." Toby
She kissed him, then drew back. "Cregg-Ziegler." She
"I can still call you Mrs. Ziegler?"
"When we are alone." CJ said and then kissed him.
Toby was a little disoriented for a moment when the
"We're at your apartment."
"It's our apartment and you're closer to the phone."
He answered the phone. "Yeah?...Okay...Yeah we can be
"What?" CJ said sleepily.
"We have to go to work."
"That was Leo, we have to go."
"He didn't say."
"I have to get up?"
An hour later, they walked into Leo's office. "Good
"Leo.." CJ said.
"Look you postponed it several times. I don't blame
"And the engagement wasn't exactly a secret." CJ
"Exactly." Leo said.
"Are you pregnant?"
"The press will ask the question. There's speculation
"No, I'm not pregnant."
"Okay." Leo said. "Toby?"
"You haven't said much."
"CJ's doing fine."
"Yeah, and we lectured you when we found out you and
"Yes, I remember, if I ever hurt her I answer to you,
"Goes doubly now."
"CJ, handle the press. You know what to do."
"Okay." Leo said in dismissal. "Oh, don't be
"Were are you going?" Toby asked once they had left
"It's four thirty. Wire reports don't come in until
"I can sleep for two and a half hours."
"You're sleepy?" Toby said as they went into her
"Toby, I've only slept about two hours tonight."
"I wonder why?" Toby smirked.
"Because I have a very passionate new husband who
"So I would like to sleep now."
"Don't worry I'm not going to stay."
"Okay." She laid down on the couch.
He took the throw and covered her with it. He bent
A few hours later, CJ stood outside of the Press Room
"Hey." Toby said as he walked past her.
"I'm thinking you should be going in here with me. Do
"Not a chance." He squeezed her hand for a moment.
"So you're going to leave me to walk into the lions'
"Yeah." He said as he walked away.
She watched him go, shook her head and went into the