“You know, most Mission Control techs don’t have to deal with their pilots bickering with each other while in the drift. I mean, I know it’s an amazing phenomena and yes Joly and I are fascinated at how you two can manage to act in perfect synchronicity and carry on an argument at the same time, it’s a goldmine for our research. I’m just saying. Most Mission Control techs don’t have to deal with this shit.” Combeferre takes a sip of his coffee and sits back, waiting.
Courfeyrac’s answer is a little delayed, as it always is when he’s drifting, but the glint of laughter is still there: “You know you love it.”
He makes sure the com is on mute before muttering, “I do.”