Title: 25 Days of Drabble: The West Wing

Author: Shannon/Raindrops on Roses

Rating: PG
Category: Drabble

Spoilers: The US Poet Laureate, Posse Comitatus

Disclaimer: These characters belong Aaron Sorkin, NBC, John Wells Productions, et al. No copyright infringement is intended.

Author's Note: For the twenty-five days leading up to Christmas, I wrote a drabble a day from various fandoms. These are the ones for The West Wing. One is a crossover with NCIS.

Other Fandoms:

NCIS: Days 1, 12, 13, 14, 20, 21, 23, 24
Law & Order: SVU: Days 2, 18
Law & Order: Day 3
Harry Potter: Day 4
Stargate: SG-1: Days 5, 9, 16
Kushiel Series: Day 6
The West Wing: Days 7, 8, 10, 15, 22
JAG: Days 11, 17, 19, 25

Day 7
Characters: CJ, Sam

"Follow me."

"Where are we going?"

"My office."

"Is there a thing?"

"There's always a thing."

"But is there a thing that I should be worried about?"

"Sam, if we had just solved world hunger, discovered a cure for cancer, and created peace in the Middle East, you'd find something to be worried about."

"Hey, I'm not that bad."

"Sure you're not."

"So what's this about, if there isn't a thing?"

"Apparently, we're having a torrid affair."


"Yeah, I thought you might say that."

"But that's--that's--"

"If you say ridiculous, Spanky, don't be surprised at the consequences."

"Of course I wouldn't say that. Why would I say that? You're a beautiful woman, CJ. Any man would be honored to--"

"Have a torrid affair with me?"

"Do you have to say it like that?"

"You know, I didn't think it was possible to turn that shade of red."