omg i still can’t believe people like this au!!! i’m gonna do my best and shitpost some humor for these silly boys
you think kevin can do basic shit on his own without doubting himself?
the answer is no
not at all, ever
the only reason kayleigh day trusted her son to transfer to a school halfway across the world was because neil was with him
speaking of, the plane ride to cali was definitely fun
poor kev had a panic attack on the way over. the most neil could glean from him was that he was finally going to see his dad and adopted sister without shitty wifi, or smth. he wasn’t really paying attention at the time
(he was trying to watch the avengers, kevin)
and we all know neil is not the. well. best. when it comes to comfort. he ends up bantering with kevin for 20 minutes and that’s what eventually gets kevin to calm down and breathe, during this time he had his movie paused because he’s a good bro
since they have several classes together, they’re always paired up
mostly because the teachers don’t want to really separate the foreign exchange kids but also because kevin will throw a hissy fit
in their former school, neil knows how much kevin hates making decisions
which, unsurprisingly, is a self-aware inside joke between them
kevin: we need to get this project done. stop doodling on your notes you shit
neil: you wanna do the project with someone else? jerry over there looks lonely
kevin: i was just stating my opinion, get back here
this also includes neil getting kevin shit without even thinking about it, like food or a stress ball
neil: you were out of toothpaste so i got you some
kevin: how the fuck did you know i was out of toothpaste
now, andrew got some chub. he avoids sports like the plague (completely out of spite because no, he doesn’t want to join the baseball team, thank-you-very-much) and only barely tolerates exercising
he’s on the debate team and has homework to do. he doesn’t have time for stick-ball or kicky my legy out rly far-ball
(he has thighs of steel, though. neil uses them as a pillow when he can get away with it, because they’re firm but he got the Squish)
since neil and andrew meet via tutoring, this gives a lot of opportunities to let them play their truth games in between study sessions
neil, scribbling away at his bio lab: how’d you get deaf in one ear?
andrew, checking neil’s english lang paper: i don’t know. why’d you and kevin transfer from england to a backwater american high school halfway through the year?
neil: mostly because wymack is kevin’s dad, but also because our old boarding school was. well. i’ll just say it’s unsavory to talk about such things in public.
andrew: good enough for now, hatford. i lost hearing in my ear because of a car accident.
andrew: yeah. your grammar sucks, by the way.
(i love these boys)
aaron is constantly on andrew’s ass about having a crush, which nicky finds hilarious
aaron: can i have neil’s number? i want to show him what it’d be like if you had real, human expressions
andrew: why do you pretend like you don’t already have it?
aaron: it’s always nice to ask
and this is all i got for now. sj will probably come in and clean this up later but i love shitposting and sj loves making sure my shitposting actually makes sense