"But there is no reason to do so. Why not try being calm instead?"
"Do calm down, now." William replied, patting her shoulder gingerly. "There is no reason to make such a fuss."
I love my daughter bunches! :D
Hiiiiii honey I hope you’re doing well!<3
"If you quit, I will find you and reap you myself."
Awkwardly and stiffly, William returned the gesture, though there was some sincerity there to it. She was a nice girl, and William respected her ability to tolerate someone as frustrating as Slingby.
"Well, I suppose it can be arranged…" William muttered quite awkwardly, opening his arms to allow the hug to take place.
I’m saving it
and treasuring it
forever. It’s beautiful and I love it.