hummingbird heartbeat - pt30
( missed the beginning? catch up on AO3! )
Kent pulled in a shivering breath. “No,” he said, again, as Jack cupped his face with both hands.
“Baby,” Bitty said, stomach tightening. God, he was crying. This was such a bad idea. Why hadn’t he realized?
“I –” Jack cut his sentence off before it even got started.
Before Bitty knew what was happening, Kent had pushed away from Jack entirely, deserting the bed. He didn’t stop to grab his shirt before leaving the room, moving at a pace far too quick for Bitty to keep up with. The guest room door shut after him, the sound echoing just a little.