Characters: Giles, Xander
Word Count: 100
Disclaimer: I don’t own them, I just borrow them once in awhile.
“Sorry about tonight Giles,” said Xander, “My shot missed”
Giles remembered his fear when he’d seen how close the vampire had been to an exhausted Xander. “You’ve nothing to apologize for.”
“But if I’d got him you would’ve been proud of me, like you are of Buffy”
Giles looked over at this remarkable boy who continually put his life on the line. “Xander, I am always proud of all of you. Sometimes, you most of all.
Xander’s mouth fell open for a moment before his face lit up in a huge grin.
“Yeah?” Suddenly he wasn’t feeling quite so tired.