Word count: 100
A/N: Inspiration struck yet again and I couldn't resist writing another drabble for prompt #1. The focus in this one is on their mental/emotional scars, as opposed to the physical.
Optional: I own nothing, but I certainly would try to talk QT into giving me Shosanna and Fredrick.
Their vulnerabilities nested deep within their bones. Terrified of their mutual fragility, they approached each other with trepidation. Some nights, she would be curled into herself, back facing him, her body softly quaking with hushed sobs. Other nights, he would relegate himself to a corner of the room, openly weeping as she quietly watched.
Their touches lingered and their love-making was passionate, yet the damage of their pasts remained.
Then one night, Shosanna reached out to Fredrick and cradled him in her arms. It was in that moment that they promised never to part; together, they would see this through.