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Hannibal whines a bit as Will strokes him, unused to the contact. Will realizes he will have to be very careful not to make him defensive. It’s taken weeks just to get to this point with him. Getting him to actually sleep with Will is going to take several more. Will can’t even guess how long his new friend has been alone. Gradually, though, Hannibal’s sounds become more appreciative and he begins to arch into Will’s touch, wanting more.
From his seat across the living room, Doctor Lecter says, “I’m really not comfortable with you naming that dog after me.”