Fandom: The Newsroom #US TV#
Rating: Teen And Up Audiences
Warnings: Author Chose Not To Use Archive Warnings
Relationships: Will McAvoy/Mackenzie McHale, MacKenzie McHale/Will McAvoy
Characters: Will McAvoy, MacKenzie McHale
Additional Tags: prompt, season one
He wasn’t proud of wielding it like a weapon, wasn’t proud that he knew what would hurt her the most, wasn’t proud that he wanted to hurt her. Wasn’t proud that he felt angry when she refused to rise to his bait, when all she did was square her shoulders, absorbed his sharp and cruel words, swallowed hard and stared back at him. Instead of replying, she sunk down into a chair across from him, was silent for a moment, and he made himself look away from her.
A small look at a certain scene from the pilot, based on a prompt courtesy of lilacmermaid25.