Ully watched with alarm as the healer unwrapped the angel.s bandage.
"Good evening to you, too," Angel replied after a pause.
And yet, Tim said nothing of Angel except to take care of her.
Brady watched Angel carefully place the keypad into a wall with several others, then secure them behind a thick shield of titanium glass.
He didn't want Angel to feel that way, not when it was his duty to take care of her.
She'd turned from the sweet, open Angel who kept him company on dark nights to a stranger who wanted nothing to do with him.
The thought of his Angel in Charlie's reach infuriated Brady.
I do not think my brother will ever marry again, and certainly not her; and this is why: first, I know that though he rarely speaks about the wife he has lost, the grief of that loss has gone too deep in his heart for him ever to decide to give her a successor and our little angel a stepmother.
He rose and crossed to Toby, looping his arm around the baby angel and resting him on his hip.
He tapped his personal net implant and murmured "Angel" to direct the implant in his brain to contact her.
"Maybe that should be we got stuck with the baby-angel!" she shot back.
They mature slowest of all Immortals, but when they hit certain points in angel years, they jump to the next human stage of maturity, Helga said.
"Angel, you there?" he asked.
"Maybe we can adopt an angel," she added.