sorry ben you never stood a chance

TRUE ROMANCE VIII + Book 2 of Soul Mate [also on AO3]

Summary: What if second chances did exist…except in another lifetime?

A/N: I’m sorry I kept postponing this, I was busy Friday/Saturday night and never got the chance to upload it! Thank you for your patience, hope you enjoy this overly romantic fic!

Warning: None

Word Count: 3.3K+


I loved you so much. “Ben?” Your shaky voice spoke up, unsure if you had heard him right. Did you hear him right? “Ben, are-”

Sitting up in his spot, he looked you in the eye with fear in his own. He looked scared, vulnerable and broken altogether, it only made you wonder as to what he had dreamt about. “I-” Cutting himself off, he quickly stood up from your bed, grabbing his keys and wallet and sticking them back in his pockets before rushing off.

“Ben?!” Watching him go, you jumped off of the bed and tried following after, only to see him dart out the front door as Astro barked, chasing after him. “Ben?! Ben, where are you going?!” Running up to the door frame of the main entrance, you watched as Astro barked at the now closed stairwell door.

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