Things Are Different, But You Still Pretend
author: mal (shurtugal)
pairings: chris/darren, mia/darren, max/chris
word count: 45,000+
warnings: angst like crazy, these characters are messed up (also a lot of sex, like a lot)
chapters: 18 + prologue & epilogue
summary: Chris and Darren both went to East Clovis High, and eventually started dating. It was amazing until Darren dropped off the face of the planet after graduation, with not so much as a phone call. Years later, Darren is cast as Chris’ on-screen love interest, stirring up a lot of unresolved feelings.
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