Au Meme: The mechanic and the academic

Hey, I didn’t mean to freak you out.” Yunho puts a hand on Changmin’s back, feels him shiver. “I wanted it to be special.”
A wobbly smile. “You don’t need to try so hard. I’m already impressed.”
“It’s not that.” Yunho tries to cut through the knot of his emotions. “You’re special. You deserve to be cherished.”
Changmin looks stunned.
Not the reaction he was hoping for. Yunho gives a self-conscious laugh. “Okay, now I’ve freaked you out.”
“No.” The word emerges soft and breathless, and then Changmin says, “Not at all. No one’s ever… I’ve never…”
“Been cherished?” Yunho smiles up at him. “Let me be the first, then…” 
-Driving with the breaks on (x)