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"I really can't stay" - "But baby, it's cold outside" sang Frank Loesser and his wife in 1944, and just about everyone from Ella Fitzgerald, to Bing Crosby, to Ray Charles, to Tom Jones, to Sigourney Weaver, to the Bare Naked Ladies since.

It describes a scene between two characters described in the score as "The Mouse" and "The Wolf". "The Mouse" is visiting "The Wolf", and as the weather gets colder outside, he tries to persuade her to stay a while (for whatever reason), and it's strongly implied that she really wouldn't mind. Typically the Mouse is the female voice, but whether it should remain so is up to you...

So, during a winter following HBP, Harry and Ginny find themselves playing out that scenario. One ("The Mouse") is visiting the other ("The Wolf"); the Wolf wants the Mouse to stay, and the Mouse would be quite amenable to that were it not for something that makes them think it wouldn't be a very good idea ("there's bound to be talk tomorrow", for instance).


Challenge Winner Just a Hopeless Romantic by werekitten starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 28]
** Winner of Best Romance in the Baby, It’s Cold Outside Challenge **
Ginny is trapped in a state of romantic denial. Harry is ignoring any memories of romance. Neither wants to admit any feelings for the other. But when a locked door and SIYE Challenge force them together, who knows what can happen?
G - Post-DH/AB, "Baby, It's Cold Outside" Challenge (2008-1) - Fluff, Romance - Warnings: None - Words: 3994
Completed: Yes - Chapters: 1 - Published: 2008.02.04 - Updated: 2008.02.05 - Hits: 9343


"Baby, It's Cold Outside" by Frank Loesser by Sir Ollivander starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 23]
"Baby, It's Cold Outside" by Frank Loesser, the 2008-1 Challenge. Please ignoe the the hits and reviews as they are from the previous story in this spot.
G - "Baby, It's Cold Outside" Challenge (2008-1) - Fluff, Humor - Warnings: None - Words: 472
Completed: Yes - Chapters: 1 - Published: 2005.12.11 - Updated: 2005.12.11 - Hits: 10252




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