“Can you not do that?”
"No reason." Nel wiped at her cheeks, even though there weren’t very many tears there. Her quivering bottom lip moved with the top into a smile. It was a little lie, not heavy enough to cause an issue. "It’s just a good movie."
Chuck didn’t like seeing Nel this way… or any way that wasn’t happy. He wished he could do something about it, something that was more than talk. “So you’re not just watching it because you’re sad, or because you want to make yourself sad?” He hoped it was just because it was a good movie but something told him otherwise.
"C’mon— don’t just leave her on that branch."
"Why are you watching movies that you know will make you sad?"
“——I was just worried. Y’know, after what happened with the plumber and Digby.”
"Oh yeah— that. I have a feeling we wont have a problem with him anymore." They hadn’t seen the plumber in a while, mostly due to Chuck and his trusty exchange of… well, trust.