He was in a bit of hurry, though that wasn’t unusual. She had made him late again. Even now that devious smile was playing across her lips as she watched him dress for work. It wasn’t her fault it took him forever to get dressed. He should be more efficient – like her.
“This is the third time this week. Where does the time go?” Hearing the mock annoyance in his voice made her laugh a bit.
She got from the chair and picked up his briefcase. She pushed it against his chest just as he finished doing up the buttons of his jacket and remarked, “I stole it.”
“Like everything else.” A kiss was stolen and with it he gave a warning. “Be good” before he headed out the door.
Sure. She would be good. Smiling to herself she looked around the room and a glint of metal caught her attention. She picked it up and went out the door and saw him at the door to his car about to get in.
“Hey!” She called out, a smirk coming out to play as she walked halfway down the steps. He had stopped and now looked at her. She outstretched her arm and the handcuffs clinked as it dangled from her hand. “You forgot something.”
The look he gave her was all the response she needed.