Title: F is for Fine
Author: Rebecca Johnson [.com]
Author's Note: This is part of my A-Z Drabble series (Janeway subset) but it certainly can be read alone.
Disclaimer: I do not own them. It's sad, but true.
Their eyes locked before he could say a word. He watched as the blood slowly drip, drip, dripped from the cut on her brow into her eyes. Her stubbornly determined eyes that were telling him, screaming at him, "I'm fine."
She wasn't fine. She was far from fine. He wanted to grab her and shake some sense into her, but he knew it wouldn't make a difference, she was too far gone.
She broke her gaze, pushed herself up from the burnt carpet and walked away from him, each step echoing in his ears.