Author's Notes:
My second of four drabbles for Challenge 426: Basement at tw100.

Summary: Jack’s attempts at reassurance fall a bit flat.

“Relax, it’ll be fine.” Jack patted Ianto’s shoulder reassuringly.

“That’s easy for you to say. Even if you get killed you’ll recover.”

“It’s a big basement, plenty of space, and we have torches.”

“Which only illuminate what they’re pointed at,” Ianto reminded his lover. “I’d rather have working lights.”

“Electricity was cut off when the place was condemned so we’ll just have to make do with what we’ve got.”

Ianto threw a withering look Jack’s way. “Your pep talk needs some work,” he said dryly.

“Stop worrying, what could possibly go wrong with me in charge?”

“You want a list?”

TBC in ‘Hazardous Hunt — Part 3’