Summary: Y/N Stark lost her leg in a car accident as a teen. Her boyfriend, Bucky Barnes, helps her dad design a new prosthetic. To celebrate, they head to the beach, where some of Y/N’s insecurities resurface. Bucky decides to help Y/N beat her self-doubt by facing some of his own fears.
Characters: Bucky Barnes, Tony Stark, Reader
Warnings: mentions of a car accident, insecurities, an insane amount of teeth-rotting fluff
Word count: 2063
A/N: Thank you so much for the prompt @fuckkoffcourtney !!! I hope I did it justice!
Bucky carefully guided you down the steps to your father’s lab with his hands covering your eyes. His heart was pounding in anticipation with each tap of your shoes on the metal staircase. When you both finally reached the bottom, Tony Stark was waiting bouncing with excitement.
“Okay, doll, open your eyes,” Bucky said, excitement filling his voice.
“Um, Bucky? You kinda need to take your hands off my face first,” you replied, cheekily.
“Oh, right!” Bucky fumbled. He removed his shaky hands and you found yourself staring at a metal leg.