The full moon is high in the sky, the edges a burnished red, and it casts the night in an eerie glow. The moon and the stars are the only lights out tonight. The rest of Tokyo is bathed in darkness, save for emergency facilities. A near total blackout. The tap tap of footsteps sounds across the roof, the only noise in preternatural silence.
Happy birthday Leo!!!! I’m sorry it took this long ;-; I wanted to work on the original gift more but it’s taking so long and I felt bad so I decided to give you another gift :33!!!!!
I hope you like it! ^^“” I know it isn’t from the best :,) or good at all XD but yeah!! Keep being the amazing boy you are!!!! @unlikelykingdomsuit
battery-powered lantern Ava had dug out of one of dad’s birthday
emergency kits lit up the attic with a nice, warm glow. It was one
of the little cheap ones, not the fancy LED, so the light was more
natural, more cozy. She was super grateful she’d dusted and chased
out the spiderwebs.
With light, the
sloped, small space had seemed a bit too empty. She didn’t exactly
have enough junk to fill an attic, so it was mostly wasted space.
She’d tucked the lantern on the small window’s sill, and then went
back down to grab a blanket and a couple pillows.
Once she was
settled, tucked in the corner near the window, notebook in her lap,
she got the appeal. Especially for a kid, and there were boxes and
things up here. She could almost imagine him, tucked away in a
corner with a book.
She would have
loved it, too.
If she was going to
remind him, this was a good place to do it. Despite not knowing what
had been up here before, this was the room in the house she could
nearly guarantee hadn’t changed at all. Maybe the basement had been,
and she’d been painting and changing things elsewhere, but…not
Time hadn’t touched
she declared, opening the notebook across her lap again, “let’s
We both know I’m a giant sap but I just want to take a moment to wish you a happy birthday. I hope you know, I wish you lots of happiness and love. You mean the absolutely world to me and I’m very grateful that we’ve become such good friends, I hope we can continue to grow closer. I hope this day is amazing and you can celebrate it well. Happy birthday, I love you so much.