Hi, this is the first time I've posted here, though I've been watching the com for a while. I thought I'd post a Ianto drabble I wrote yesterday. Comments and constructive criticism greatly appreciated.
Spoilers for 1x04, and apologies if I made a mess of the cut.
“Can you work some coffee magic?”
Of course he can, because he always does. Since Lisa…no, thinking about Lisa was a bad idea. Concentrate on something else. Coffee, Jack had asked for coffee. By now, he had perfected the art of coffee making. Perhaps it wasn’t the healthiest thing to do, but he needed something, anything, to stop him thinking about…well. Other people drowned themselves in alcohol; Ianto was drowning himself in coffee.
The team didn’t mention how much better the coffee was now, and Jack didn’t comment on how Ianto’s hands were shaking as he set the tray down.