The dragon sat up in his bed, "Well... how do you get to sleep every other time there's a storm like this?"
She thought for a moment. Forgetting the last time she experienced a storm, she decided to lie to her own advantage.
"I usually have Angel to sleep next to me so i'm not as frightened," she quickly explained, cracking a fake smile in guilt.
She felt terrible for what she was doing but the shy pony rarely had such an oppurtunity.
The quickness of her explanation made Spike debate with himself for a moment but he ignored it in his state of exhaustion.
"You want us to sleep together?" he inquired.
"Uhm.. if that's alright with you."
He stood up valiantly, feeling the inner white knight shine through his otherwise weak appearance.
"Not a problem Shy!"
They strolled toward the guest bed. Fluttershy's guilt melted to pure joy as she gripped the covers open for him before tucking the sheets around his small figure. The pegasus didn't want to overdo her sneaky attempt to become closer friends with Spike so she stayed on the edge of the bed, and over the covers. She considered Spike equal to every-pony else but rejected her own feelings due to Twilight's unknown reasoning for keeping herself and Spike apart. She smiled in ma...