Happy Anniversary

Warnings: Angst
Spoilers/Timeline: Set post S07E17-18 Heroes I & II
A/N: From a prompt by mrswoman.


She’d had enough of broken promises and repeated disappointments. She’d been understanding and forgiving time and time again; so many times she’d lost count. But things just hadn’t been same between them since P3X-666.

Once again she called, getting only voicemail. Dejected, she gathered the dinner she’d cooked, now cold, from the table and tossed it in the trash. Slipping off her heels, she sat back down and poured herself a glass of wine. Staring into the candle as it burned lower, Sam wondered where her lover was… and with whom.

“Happy Anniversary, Janet,” she whispered into the lonely night.