Characters: Torus, Jake
Prompt: 40. Touch
Word Count: 118
Summary: Jake doesn’t exactly trust Torus not to break anything.
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“Careful!” Jake hissed at Torus, moving the model airplane the younger boy had been reaching for so that he couldn’t touch it. “It’s delicate, and if you break it…” He let the threat dangle in the air meaningfully, flexing his fingers ever so slightly. “It took me forever to build this.”
“Would you relax before you break something?” Torus sighed. “I’m not gonna hurt it. I just wanna see.”
“I’ve heard that before,” Jake muttered darkly. “Look with your eyes, not your hands.”