Pairing: Reader (She/Her) x Steve
Summary: Steve has to come to terms with his mistakes, and maybe learn how to grow from them.
Word Count: 3,638
Warnings: Cursing like a sailor, Anxiousness, Mentions of injury, blood, etc.
A/N: It’s been a long time, friends! I sat down and actually finished this baby. I’m pretty happy with how it turned out. Hope you enjoy!
A rough mission gone south is all it took to push them that far, yanked at their muscles and their sanity until they snapped. It was a brutal fight, the first real one they’d had in a long time, full of precisely sharpened words, ones that would surely strike deep.
Funny, the damage you can do when you love someone, when you know them so well that you have access to the deepest, darkest places in their soul.