Notes: For primeval100: challenge 256: Good things come to those who wait.
Spoilers: Slight ones for 4.01
Title borrowed (and altered) from Doctor Who "The girl who waited".
The man who waited
Becker could hardly believe it when he saw them. A year he’d been gone, a whole year, yet here he was, standing with Abby in the street. Becker didn’t want to blink in case they vanished again, another trick of his imagination, never really there at all. It wasn’t until Connor spoke to him that it seemed real.
Later, after the creature had been dealt with and they’d been debriefed, Connor stood in Becker’s office.
“I waited for you,” Becker blurted out. “I knew you’d come back.”
Connor smiled, arms around Becker. “I’m here now. Take me home?”