graphic anchor

…and you are my whole new world.

“Wh-what do you mean anchor? Me?” Stiles says completely perplexed. “Why?”

Derek snorts. “Beats me.” Younger man frowns at this and Derek’s expression changes. Not much. It’s almost invisible to anyone, but for those, who knows him, it’s there. Something between exasperation and fondness. Something he only shows when certain human is nearby. 

“And it- I mean… what should I do?” Stiles asks, visibly uncertain, like it wasn’t him, who discovered anchor for Scott in the first place. And thanks to that taught Derek more about it, than his own family in years. 

In different world Derek would be smiling at him now. Maybe reaching out for him in desperate need of contact skin on skin, to feel Stiles’ heart beet under it strong and steady. In this world he only says: “You don’t need to do anything. Just be.”

Stiles and Lydia → Season 4

“Lydia look at me, don’t listen. Okay, don’t listen to it. Focus on my voice, alright? Don’t listen to it block it out, okay? Lydia…”