Title: Watching The Clock
Characters: Jack, mentions the team
Written For: Challenge 288, Week 4 – Reverse fandom – Last of the Summer Wine at tw100
Spoilers: They Keep Killing Suzie
Summary: Jack waits as ten minutes to pass agonisingly slowly
Disclaimer: I don’t own Torchwood, or the characters.
A/N: Episode title = drabble title. It’s just easier that way.
Jack glanced at the clock. He’d been checking the time every few seconds since he’d left Ianto finishing up with Suzie in the morgue. Ten minutes had never seemed more like an eternity.
As soon as he’d reached the main Hub, he’d ordered everyone home. The events of the day had been so unsettling that even Tosh didn’t argue, gathering her things with one hand while turning off her computers with the other as if she couldn’t wait to escape.
Owen followed Gwen out, muttering that he needed a drink.
Jack checked the clock again. Still three minutes to go…