for the happy meme thing would you consider andreil + “I think you missed your calling.”
Neil Josten/Andrew Minyard Rating: G, Word Count: 361 Fluff, Background Dan/Matt, Canon Universe, POV Neil ♥ Read on AO3
Only three people have a visible reaction when Neil
emerges from the bedroom, right behind Andrew: Nicky gasps and clutches his
chest; Matt beams; and Allison looks something close to impressed. The rest of
the team either doesn’t seem
to care or aggressively doesn’t care.
Dan is grinning, but Neil thinks that might be more about Matt’s beaming smile than his own
cousin mine, have missed your calling,’ Nicky
sighs, shaking his head morosely.
Andrew pretends he doesn’t hear
him, and grabs their coats, tossing Neil’s to
could still become a personal shopper,’
Nicky shakes his head. ‘I
think it’s too late. He’s already known as “that goalie from the Foxes”. No one is going to take his fashion
if we took before and after pictures of Neil’s
wardrobe,’ Allison suggests.
wardrobe? He had like two pairs of jeans, a t-shirt, and a set of workout
clothes when he got here!’
Neil lets the two bicker, pulling on his coat and looking
down at his outfit. It’s just
black skinny jeans and a green henley. What’s so
special about it? Andrew picked it out, that’s what
makes it special to him. He looks to Andrew for some kind of answer, but he’s standing by the door twirling his
car keys in his hand.
going?’ Andrew asks, sounding bored.
That gets the team moving. Neil is the last to leave, and
locks up. When he turns, he finds Andrew staring at him. He looks angry, but
not like he’s really angry. It’s the
anger he reserves for right before he tells Neil the percentage has gone up.
Neil feels his lips wanting to tug up into a smile, waiting for Andrew to give
him that new number.
But Andrew doesn’t say
anything, he simply falls into step beside Neil as they follow the rest of the
team down to the parking lot. They’re
walking in sync, their arms swinging, hands brushing every time they meet in
the middle. Halfway down, Andrew links their pinkies. Neil lets the smile bloom
and turns towards Andrew.