This still. It burnses in the very best way.
The heat — the tension — the battle of wills…. Her stiff upper lip.. His bravado …. #Outlander
Claire drawn to Jamie as a shelter, safe place, as one who needs her. He is a place to go to find solace and peace as she works tending to his wounds.
Jamie drawn to Claire. Her strength as a shelter, her forthrightness, her tenderness and skill caring for him. She is a place of safety for his wariness, his inner self.
Bonding through mutual need.
She is the match for him. He knows it immediately.
She in chaos wants to get back to her reality, her time but still simmers deeply for this young Jamie.
At Leoch… they begin the intricate dance of unity, loyalty, friendship, love…