Characters Included: Rude, Tifa, Reno
Prompt: 29) Birth
Word Count: 123
Reno laughed at me as I paced up and down the hall. To hell with him. He wouldn’t understand, could he? He wasn’t in this position, I was, and so what if I was nervous? Everyone gets nervous once and a while.
They came out to get me, called me into the room and hesitated, both fearful and anxious, but in the end I went of course. If she needed me, I would be there.
I held her hand, stroked her hair back from her face, kissed her temple. My insides twisted watching her in pain, but she was strong and she would survive.
When I went back into the hall Reno stood, asked me how everything was.
I smiled. “It’s a girl.”