secret identites

everyone is always writing and talking about Chat or Ladybug finding out each other’s identities. which is fine and great and inevitable and all, but

what about Nino and Alya? What about the best friends discovering their friend’s secret identites? Just… just think about it.

Alya making excuses for Marinette’s parents. Nino covering for Adrien in class. Alya being there to help Marinette recap and analyze any mistakes in the last fight. Nino treating Adrien to a decent meal after a late night fighting Akuma. Alya and Nino doing their best to protect their friends and keep their secrets.