He was sure they could both make travelling arrangements via either the Watchers Council or Wolfram & Hart, but that would be tantamount to offering themselves up for blackmail. Or, at the very least, being field agents at the beck and call of their respective employers.
That wasn't what holidays were about. Spike felt that they both needed to put some distance between themselves and their work so they would them a chance to make a decision about the future regardless of their current circumstances.
Time together was a bonus.
wordoftheday100 — tantamount, regardless
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