Note: This is in response to the Fanfiction Olympics. This features Jim Kirk/Audrey Pearce. This is the 110 Word Hurdle where 2 characters speak about the couple in question without mentioning their names. ~~ "Well, did you think this would ever happen, Leo?" "No, Nyota, never did." They were in the rec lounge sharing a mound of stuffed potato skins and iced beverages. "I guess he didn't know if she'd ever come back, or if she did, if her feelings would still be the same." "Seems to show a lack of confidence or trust, you know?" "Yes, I agree. But you could tell even when he started putting out feelers to other ladies, his heart literally wasn't in it, and when she came back, the spark was still there." "She was understandably cautious," Nyota remarked, taking a second helping, "but he won her over, and now they're solid as a rock."