Edward and Jonathan spend Christmas Eve together.
Holiday fluff – because it is the time for Giving.
It takes a while for either of them to acknowledge that things have transitioned from a place where it’s okay for them to be doing nothing to a place where it’s weird for them to be doing nothing. Jonathan is the first to eventually come around to the realization; once the credits on the television have been rolling for a few seconds he stirs, unfolding his limbs from where they lay pressed along Edward’s.
“Ugh…” Jon sighs groggily, removing Edward’s arm from around his middle like he would the protective bar on a ride at the local fair. "Okay.“