Comments above - wonderful mostly, and why I've so enjoyed this forum.
Out of all of them I was struck by this:
I think that if/when he finally believes he's worthy of her, he will open like a flower. I can see him totally showering Lisbon with affection, will let his guard down, and will spoil her constantly. He'll still be his arrogant self, particularly to the outside world, but once his wall is down, she will be really lucky. Yes...really.
Chrisa, this is just a lovely description, and shows such an understanding of who Jane really is. Choice.
Oh and may I join you and VoJ on the pew, though I have no personal knowledge of Puffs and assume they're tissues, and if you'll have a howly fence-sitting-not-so-much shipper, but one who truly loves both Jane and Lisbon.