Characters: Ianto, Nosy, mentions Team
Written For: Challenge 313 – Open at tw100. Prompt used is Challenge 240: Curiosity Killed The Cat.
Summary: Nosy’s nosiness gets it into a spot of bother.
Disclaimer: I don’t own Torchwood, or the characters.
A/N: My twentieth drabble for this challenge.
Nosy was, as its name would suggest, somewhat nosy. Whatever anyone was doing, sooner or later the curious alien would have to investigate.
Usually, Nosy simply watched, finding even routine things fascinating. It would peer over Tosh’s shoulder at her computer screen or hang over the railings watching Owen performing an autopsy.
One day, poking around on Gwen’s desk, there was a zapping sound and suddenly Nosy’s fluff was standing on end. It gave a startled squeak.
“Let that be a lesson to you,” Ianto said sternly, retrieving the errant Taser. “Curiosity kills the cat, but it frazzles the Fluff!”