Title: Necktie Taboo
Pairing: Liz/Criss, Liz/Jack
Word Count: 1104
Summary: Post-ep for “Grandmentor.” Liz just can’t let go of that necktie.
She waited a few days, just to be sure.
Jack had probably forgotten all about the whole exchange by now, certainly. He certainly doesn't like to dwell on the topic of her sexuality, and has probably actively pushed it out of his mind. So when when he went to Philadelphia for a meeting, and the assistant was gone, she slipped into his office, went to the secret tie rack, and grabbed the navy blue power tie.
It was kind of silly, and she was half-joking with him about her reaction, but a tie like that on a man like that, combined with perfect grammar -- it stirred something deep inside her. Liz sometimes worried that her low sex drive was going to ruin things with Criss, and anything that got her going was something to take advantage o--- something of which
to take advantage.
Safely back in her office, door shut, Liz allowed herself to breathe, exhilarated by the (small) risk she'd taken. The power of the power tie swept over her. She felt dominated by it in a way she found simultaneously confusing, embarrassing, and arousing.
She felt the sudden impulse to -- ahem
-- deal with it
right then and there, but there was no way that would happen. She'd been largely undressed in her office before (thanks Danny) but not since she'd found out what Frank did
in her office when she wasn't there. And what Tracy meant by googling. No, this would have to wait for tonight.( Read more...Collapse )