Muddy colours ahoy!
"Hey Vash, we can’t go this way, it’s all muddy!"
"It’s the shortest way home, and it’s getting dark and we are not making a detour just because you don’t want your shoes to get dirty!"
"But they’re new and everything!"
"Oh for the love of…" *picks up*
OR SOMETHING LIKE THAT and then Roderich says ‘thank you’ in his own special way and they are all flustered for the rest of the way home and confused for days and it’s cute AND THEN POLITICS HAPPEN AND TEAR THEM APPART AND IT’S TRAGIC and baw ;__;
I like those two way more than should be considered healthy.