Sweet and strong.

Just like I knew it would be. Air is overrated but I might need it soon. She pulls away first breathing hard. "We shouldn't..." I move closer and whisper in her ear.

"Don't tell me you haven't even thought about it." it sounds like it's supposed to.

Soft, sliding, seductive.

Her head sinks against my chest and I bury my face in her hair. She smells like cherries and burnt wood. I should've known. She looks up at me and her eyes sparkle with longing and apprehension.

"How do I know you won't leave me once we've..." she trails off, she won't finish. And so I tell what I wanted to, what my real thoughts are. "I love only you, I can't abandon you, it would be killing myself. To you I will be always faithful"

She kisses me. Strong and passionate, she wants me. Hell, I want her too. The usual clamor accompanying full metal's arrival resonated in the hall outside my office.

Riza brakes off from me. "Later, sir, later"

But the wait didn't matter.

Roy Mustang had finally conquered the girl of his dreams, who had been previously unreachable.