Journey Through the Heart
by Rhiannon and AJ
The next evening, Jed was a nervous wreck getting ready for his date with Abbey.
How he'd longed for this day to come for so long.
Finally, it has arrived, and left Jed in a complete mess.
"And there is absolutely no point in me continuing this conversation, because you haven't heard a word I've said, have you Mr. President?" Leo asked.
"Sounds good to me." Came Jed's reply.
"You know, you are the worst president that the United States has ever had."
"Yeah, okay." Jed muttered.
"And you always stink. Don't you ever take a bath?"
"I like that idea."
"Mr. President!" Leo raised his voice.
"What?" Jed said, finally giving Leo his attention.
"I'm outta here." Leo stood up and moved for the door.
"I've really fallen for her, Leo. For all of them." Jed's voice stopped him.
"Tell me something I don't know." Leo replied, leaving Jed to himself.
The entire dinner was pretty much spent in silence, as both Abbey and Jed were thinking of the kiss they shared.
It was so warm... so passionate... tender... so right.
Looking up at her, he watched as she carefully raised her napkin from her lap and brought it to her lips. How he wanted to exchange places with that napkin. Oh, but he could...
Sliding his chair over, Jed reached his hands up and took Abbey's face in his hands. "I love you, Abigail." Jed said softly, as he moved in for a very tender, long-lasting kiss.
"I love you too, Mr. President." Abbey said when the kiss came to an end.
"Then call me Jed."
Abbey smiled sweetly, "I love you too... Jed." Abbey said, as she brought her lips together with his once more.
When it ended, Abbey was the first to speak, "Brennan... you said you needed to talk to me about him..."