Bacterial Contamination Prologue - Chapter 55 days later.Francis woke up with a smile on his face, despite having a slight nausea. He gulped down a handful of pills along with his hot chocolate and went knocking on Arthur's door, holding a basket of pastries._"Mr Kirkland? Are you awake yet?"A groan answered and the door creaked open. Arthur's sleepy head passed through the crack and he blinked his eyes wide open at the pastries._"God bless the French. And Croissants." he stuttered, stomach growling like a furious beast._"May I come in?" Francis asked.He put the basket of little pastries on the table, and poured himself a cup of tea, Arthur silently engulfing the treats along with his coffee. How he'd missed the delicious cooking of the man lately (not that he was ever going to admit it though). Francis chuckled at Arthur and the latter gazed at him with eyebrows furrowed._"You know, there's a word for that in french."_"I beg your pardon?" Arthur mumbled, chewing half of a cake.