Traeger sees the exhaustion on Rowan's face as she descends the stairs,and motions for Monty to bring her whiskey.
He rises and gathers her in his arms as she reaches the table..."You look to be a little tapped out woman; how about a quiet drink and then I'll take you to my place and we'll go to bed...I think what you need tonight is just some comforting arms to lie in while you sleep." The look he gave her said that love was more than sex, it was being there when the other just needed comfort and companionship that demanded nothing in return.
"Is Pandy alright? "... he already knew her answer, but asked anyway.