AU Prompt fic; "Hang gliding" Lovely little bit of fluff so take you away from the angst-fest that is 'Free Falling'


"Jaaaane…. Jane! This doesn't seem all that safe…." Maura looked so adorkable in her jumpsuit, goggles and helmet, bouncing on the balls of her feet that I couldn't help but giggle, "It's perfectly safe Maura! I promise you sweetheart, nothing is going to happen to you.

As we both got strapped to the front of our instructors Maura levelled me with a peircing gaze "I can't believe you talked me into this….what was I thinking, with the force of gravity and the winds out today there are all manner of things that could go wrong!" John, Maura's jumping buddy placed claming hands on her shoulders, "Maura I've been doing this for over 15 years and I've never had anything go wrong, I promise you are in safe hands…. Are you two ready?"

With my stomach doing summersaults for entirely different reasons than my girlfriend, I nodded in reply "I am completely ready…. and Maura, before we go, I have something to ask you…." She looked over to me "I have loved you I think, since the say we met and I want to keep loving you for the rest of my life, you've made me the person I am today and I can honestly say I don't know where I would be with out you…. I want to spend the rest of my life becoming a better person for you, with you, because of you…." I took the box out of my front pocket and opened it"I'm going to expect an answer as soon as we land, so, Doctor Maura Isles, love of my life…. Will you marry me?" Memorizing the slack jawed look on Maura's face as I returned the ring securely to my breast pocket, I jumped…. knowing she had no choice but to follow…..