AO3 Rating: M Words: 2,084 Summary: My submission to @thesecondsealwrites‘ Sex, Laughter, Honesty Week 2017. (Also some apologetic fluffy-silly-smut to make up for the angst bomb I dropped earlier this week.) Set in my Sing With Me AU. RIP George Michael.
The door felt weighted against Cullen’s tired shoulders as
he leaned his way into their apartment. Study sessions proved to be
intellectually stimulating, but long hours of reiteration took their physical
toll when preceded by a full day of classes. He carted several scholarly
journals and textbooks under his arm: Critical
comments on music and music education therapy; Educating Musically; The New Handbook of Music Pedagogy and Learning
in preparation for upcoming exams. Regardless, he wouldn’t trade his new
academic pursuit for the world on a platter.
Griffon had succumbed to sleep long before he got there, or
else the gargantuan canine would have assaulted him in ecstatic glee before
he’d fully stepped inside. Instead, he lazily opened one eye and gave him a
chuff of greeting before adjusting himself around Neb’s cat—their cat. He’d never imagined his adult
life would bring him one pet, let alone two. Watching them curled on their
shared pillow in slumber made him envious.
Exhaustion pulled at him, summoned him down the hall that
seemed to stretch farther with every step he took. He dropped his school bag
behind the couch next to Neb’s purse. And shoes. And sweater. And…teacup? The
woman was a fantastical paradox of both overwhelmingly ordered and unfathomably
unkempt. Layers of her clothing often scattered the floor, yet he could
guarantee her record collection was sorted alphabetically, always. He didn’t
mind the extra pickup. If anything, it became part of his meditative morning
ritual, in between a lengthy run and brewing a pot of pekoe.
Admittedly, he’d often played a hand in all that strewn
apparel, anyway—and her glowingly satisfied expression afterward, if he felt
OK CONCERNING THE WHOLE HEADCANON THING IM WRITING THAT PPL KEEP ASKING ME ABT, i was talking to @chompiee abt a ~love confession~ and then @cryptidsp00n abt the aftermath of said confession concerning them kissing
Genji *thinking to himself*:
I've known Jesse for a while, we're good together, but I don't want to come on too strong. I need to keep it casual. Just play it cool, keep it calm, and just enjoy what we have without making it weird.
Hey look I saw this picture of a cat holding a knife in its mouth and thought of you!