Vegas Baby!! K.
When they got back to their hotel room, Alece headed straight to the bathroom. Kirk didn’t ask any questions, he figured she was still feeling ill and wouldn’t want him talking to her while she prayed to the porcelain gods.
Alece took out the pregnancy test and quickly read the instructions. As she squatted over it and held it in her pee stream, she did some calculating. How long had it been since she’d had her last period? She couldn’t even remember. It had been several months since she’d gone off the pill, but they had been careful. VERY careful. Was it possible she was pregnant?
She flushed the toilet, closed the lid, and sat down on the toilet lid to wait. She stared at the test, not sure what she wanted to see. Was she praying for a single line? A double line? What would Kirk want? Sure, they’d talked about having kids, but were they ready?
Alece’s heart raced as she stared at the test. She waited the full five minutes, occasionally flushing the toilet and running the tap so as not to alarm Kirk. Finally she opened the bathroom door, held up the pregnancy test and said: