Rowena Sudbury (rowenasudbury) wrote,
Rowena Sudbury
rowenasudbury

I lost sleep over it...

She nodded, and he helped her to stand. Rather than call for Anne, Christopher clumsily helped her to undress, and then tucked her in bed beside him. They took comfort from each other, and when morning came Christopher displayed a new resolve. Gone were the sulky moods, replaced by a new determination.

--From Chapter Twenty Seven, The King's Tale

The underlined part in no way was ever supposed to mean they had sex. It was to be taken literally, as in one person taking comfort from the close proximity of another.

I've spent yet another sleepless night agonizing over people misunderstanding that. Christopher is NOT a monster.
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