Viteri’s eyes were a little wet. She debated offering him a tissue, but the guards had been very clear about making physical contact even if the man was firmly shackled. The trial notes had included pictures of Tobias Grady’s beaten form. The poor man had been barely recognizable as human. “We didn’t hook up right then.” Viteri swallowed. “He was scared, and to be honest, so was I. I wasn’t a virgin by any means, but this was the first time I really, you know…” He shrugged. “Wanted things to work.” He smiled a little. “And Tobias really didn’t have any idea what he was doing. It’s not exactly something they cover in sex ed down in Bailey.”
“So, you took things slow.” Diana nodded.
“At first, yeah.” Viteri nodded. “We kissed, then we went back to the lab…”