Valois smoothed down Gunther’s lapels as he pinned on his buttonhole. A moment later he picked up another buttonhole and held it out to Gunther. “Will you do the honours for me, mon cœur?”
Feeling rather emotional by now, Gunther just smiled and nodded, pinning on Valois’s buttonhole and settling it neatly. Then he just gazed at Valois for the longest time.
The moment was broken by the doorbell ringing, which Mort went to answer. When Natalie bowled into the house like a whirlwind, she found Gunther and Valois sharing a tender kiss in the living room.
“Here, none of that until we’re all chucking confetti at you!” She giggled, making hearts around her eyes with her fingers. “Oh my god, just look at you both. Damn it, there’s no way I’m going to have enough tissues for this.”
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