While You Were Sleeping - staunchly_anonymous - Check Please! (Webcomic) [Archive of Our Own]
An Archive of Our Own, a project of the Organization for Transformative Works
Fandom: Check Please! (Webcomic)
Relationships: Alexei “Tater” Mashkov/Kent “Parse” Parson
Characters: Kent Parson, Jack Zimmermann, Eric Bittle, Bob Zimmermann, Alicia Zimmermann, Original Characters, Alexei “Tater” Mashkov
Additional Tags: chick flick re-writes, Alternate Universe - Modern Setting
Summary: A love story built on a misunderstanding.
Lonely transit worker Kent Parson pulls his longtime crush, Jack, from the path of an oncoming train. At the hospital, doctors report that he’s is in a coma, and a misplaced comment from Kent causes Jack’s family to assume that Kent is his fiancé. When Kent doesn’t correct them, they take him into their home and confidence.