She watches the other woman with amusement, standing and taking the towel from her hand, wrapping it around herself. “Okay, you can remove your hand now. I’m Beth, by the way. It’s— well, I’d say a pleasure to meet you but given the circumstances that would be-” incredibly funny “-redundant.”
Mabel’s hand reluctantly lowered along with her gaze. Both gripped the edge of her dress.
”’Beth’? I daresay wh-what a-” turquoise “-lovely name. It reminds me of the-” ocean “-the-the…aunt. My aunt. Bess. … I’m Mabel, b-but I’m usually called ‘May’.”
“It’s fine, I probably should have locked the door anyway. Mind handing me that towel over there?”
"-has shut the door and now covers her eyes with a cupped hand- I don’t even know how my ‘here’ wandered so… -stumbles back into the room and gropes for a towel-
I’m so sorry, again. -takes the towel and starts thrusting it out toward wherever she thought the voice was coming from- This isn’t a habit of mine, I promise.”
"Ah! I’m sorry, I’m sorry! Wrong room, room wrong room!"
- don’t ever feel bad for asking me to tag a trigger
- i do not care what the trigger is
- i will tag it for you
- you have legitimate reasons to be triggered by it
- and i am not one to question those reasons
- so just send me an ask
- anonymous if you’re scared
- and i will tag it all the time in future
- your wellbeing is worth twenty extra seconds of my time at least
[text] Mom!! I swear I just went to the book store very quick just to look for a book i need
[text] are you still in the grocery store?
MAY: Oh no I went out looking for you!!
MAY: Where are you?
MAY: Stay where you are don't move