Summary: Tumblr prompt: “You put your arms around me and I'm home."
Characters: Janeway, Chakotay
Disclaimer: Characters are Paramount’s. No infringement intended.
“I can’t believe we did it.”
There were tears in her voice. He hovered awkwardly at her shoulder, wondering if he dared go to her. Did she want comfort? Did she want it from him?
But then she turned, wiping the tears from her cheeks, her smile so brilliant his knees buckled. Breath caught, he moved toward her.
“I always believed,” he told her as he folded her into his arms. And she rested her cheek on his chest, against the heart she had grown to love so fiercely. So completely.
“We’re really home, Chakotay,” she whispered.
“We’re really home.”