Our Current Situation
By Maureen B. Ocks

Disclaimer:  Fox Mulder, Dana Scully and all other familiar X Files
characters belong to Chris Carter, 1013 Productions and FOX.  No
copyright infringement intended.

Archive -- OK, just tell me.
Spoilers:   Sleepless
Keywords - 155 words, some key.  E-Muse/Scullyfic challenge


"So what's he like?"

"Well, the clothes..."

"You mentioned that, Mr. Blackwell.  Are you safe with him?"

"He shot Cole thinking I was in danger."


"When I had to see OPR when I was working with you, I was
explaining myself.  Now, I'm explaining why Krycek shot Cole for

"So as long as you're the one in trouble, it's OK."


"Is he going to be more trouble?"

"I think this was it.  Somehow, I can't see him sitting in Skinner's
office getting an earful and covering for me.  You were better at

"And for that, I'm doing my penance here while you're on wiretap

"My guess: Krycek will be on a short leash for a while too."

"Good or bad thing?"

"It is what it is, like our current situation."

"Talk to you tomorrow."

"I'm sure I'll have more blonde jokes from the titty bar under

"Can't wait."


Sorry, I just can't see either one of them wasting their time on Alex
at this point.  Down the road, you bet.  Right now, he's Jerry
Lamana with better fitting suits.  

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