Title: Sunlight
Author: untapdtreasure
Rating: K+
Summary: He waited as they brought her up into the light for the first time in six years.
A/N: This is an AU in which Abby doesn't have a pill addiction. This was written for a prompt that I received on tumblr. I hope you enjoy!

Marcus stood as near the opening as the prisoners would allow as they brought members of Wonkru up from the depths of the darkness two at a time. He waited as patiently as he could for them to bring her up into the light for the first time in six years. His lips quivered slightly as he reached for her as soon as she was free of the harness.

"I've missed the sunlight," Abby breathed, letting it warm her face. She hadn't felt this kind of warmth in so long. She had longed for it since the bunker closed all those many days ago.

"So have I," he whispered, unable to take his eyes from her as the sunlight brought out all the colors of her hair; the strands of brown and the strands of gray. He reached for her, touching her face as gently as he dared. "So have I."