Thug!Rivaille x Lady!Reader: Glitters Like Gold
You froze. Your heartbeat hammered in your ears, evidence of your terror. Fear flashed through your thoughts. Was he going to turn you in? Ransom you? Tell the Military Police who you were?
You stood suddenly, using your arms to push yourself off the cough, only to have your left arm seize and pain flash up through your shoulder. Rivaille looked surprised when you stood, but when he saw your expression of pain, he grimaced.
You looked up at him, fear shining in your eyes. He seemed surprised by this, his eyes widening by a fraction.
You swallowed thickly, voice wavering as you spoke: "Are you going to turn me in?"
Rivaille's face was blank as he replied, a pause before he spoke. "No."
Your shoulders slumped a bit, mostly out of relief. You didn't realize how tired you were until he had spoken those words. The fatigue weighed heavily on your shoulders.
Rivaille tapped his foot against the wood floor. There was