Buffy, and by association the rest of the Scoobies, found the relationship disturbing. But Joyce had seen it for what it was, and was grateful for the distraction they provided each other from the monsters that were drawn to the Hellmouth.
The motorcycle sped away into the night, the apartment receding from view. There'd be hell to pay when Xander discovered his bathtub full of creamed corn, but by that time Spike and Dawn would be long gone and the picture of innocence.
open_on_sunday — challenge #45: birthday word of the day: cohort
Part of the Mischief!verse