For over a year Sam had footed the bill for their monthly shopping trips, but now that Vala finally had a credit card, she'd felt it was her turn to treat. She couldn't help but smile as Sam dropped her off after a long but wonderful day, the purchases in her bags promising an equally long and wonderful night.

-o-o-o-

He hadn't been expecting the call, but he recognized the voice immediately. "You could have warned me."

"Daniel?"

"I just got my credit card statement…."

For a minute, all Jack could do was laugh. "Welcome to my life," he finally said.