Coliver Intimacy Prompt
“Moving your head to someone’s chest to feel the heartbeat.” From this list. Enjoy! Send me some more!
“That about does it for today, you’re all set. Your T-Cell level is very high, which is wonderful. Do either of you have any questions?” Dr. Chen asked, looking between the two men.
“No, I don’t have any, Connor?”
Connor shrugged and shook his head.
“Alright then, I’ll leave you to get situated. You can make your next appointment with the receptionist on your way out. Have a nice day,” the doctor said with a small smile, nodding before exiting the exam room.
Oliver let his shoulders sag and body slump forward, allowing the previous bundle of nerves to relax. “These are never going to not be stressful,” he sighed.
Connor wrapped an arm around his shoulder and brought him into an embrace, cupping the back of his head and leading Oliver’s head into the crook of his shoulder. Oliver wrapped his arms around Connor’s waist, closing what little distance there was.
“Thanks for being here,” Oliver mumbled, his voice muffled by Connor’s sweater.
“Anytime,” Connor replied, rubbing up and down Oliver’s back.
“Can we get out of here? I hate this place.”
“Ready when you are,” murmured Connor.
Oliver promptly got dressed and, after making their next appointment, left the doctor’s office hand in hand. Even though Oliver was getting more good news every time he went, he couldn’t help but feel drained after the visits. The uncertainty and anxiety ended up wearing him down. While Connor being at his side made everything about one thousand times easier, he couldn’t help himself. He never had to go to the doctor’s this regularly for anything before. Now he has to make appointments constantly. The thought nagged at the back of his mind; one day Connor couldn’t make it, and Oliver would go in alone. Dr. Chen would have a grim look on her face as she told him the news that none of the meds worked anymore and that he was hopeless and—