Ratings: Crossover, X-Files/Angel. Drabble.
Spoilers: XF: Terma, Requiem. Angel: To Shanshu in LA.
Summary: Krycek contracts with a new client.
Disclaimer: They ain't mine, though I'm not sure Chris Carter and Joss Whedon would recognize them as theirs, either.

The Deal
by Sitnah

"This won't be as easy as throwing an old man in a wheelchair down the stairs, you know."

Krycek glanced up briefly. "That was… necessary. Call it an exorcism, if you like."

"Whatever. Here's the other target."

Still occupied with the first dossier, Krycek stretched out his left hand for the second. And waited. He looked up again.

"That's nice work," McDonald said. "Demon?"


"Hm." McDonald handed over the folder, but his eyes remained thoughtful.

"I'll do it," Krycek said finally.

"Good." McDonald's slow smile gleamed. "I have the feeling this is going to be a very profitable association."