- Art by the lovely @benaya-trash ♥♥♥
- Sterek| M | 12.6K | High school, roommates,
friends to lovers, nerd!Derek, pining!derek, fluff, angst with happy endings
- TW: One incident of sexual assault, non graphic
- A huge thank you to @jonjokeat, @benaya-trash and @pale-silver-comb for the beta/read-through.
“Stiles?” Derek glanced at Stiles’ sleeping form. He didn’t even twitch. Derek continued. “If we…” his lips curved in a fond smile, fingers moving to smooth the creases of Stiles’ eyebrows, his voice coming as whisper. “… as in, you and me - If we get a chance someday… any day, to be together, y’know? I wouldn’t mind you wooing me with flowers and all that cliched romantic shit. And you can even flirt with me. I approve.”
He gazed at Stiles’ calm face for a long while before drifting off into quiet slumber with the sound of Stiles’ soft snoring in the background.
[aka, after pinning for his best friend for four years, Derek learns his teenage crush is easy, but his life isn’t]