FINDING HOME

The pen shaking in her grasp makes signing her name difficult. The tears filling her eyes don't help either.

It's supposed to be difficult, she tells herself. It's supposed to be hard to walk away from a place you started to call home. She didn't think she could do this. This was hard

Suddenly a hand smoothly settles over hers, pulling the pen from her grasp.

"It'll be alright, Ashley, I promise."

The tears spill over as Seaver turns and launches herself into Gina's strong arms. Curling herself into her lover she thinks – This is my home, now and forever.