|xie_xie_xie (xie_xie_xie) wrote in qaf_drabbles,|
@ 2008-12-30 10:28:00
|Entry tags:||author: xie_xie_xie, challenge #96: 'tis the season|
Challenge #96: 'Tis the Season
Title: Fixing It
Notes: Part 1 of several...
It was Christmas Eve, and Brian was watching Justin sleep.
Rain sheeted noisily against the loft windows, and there was just enough late afternoon light to show the shadows under his eyes.
The dishes could have waited. So could the email Ted had sent him. But Brian cleaned and dried every plate, every fork, every glass, and put them all carefully away before sitting at his computer.
An hour later he heard something and looked up. It was Justin, a pillow crease on his cheek, his hair standing up. "Hey."
Brian looked at him, and thought about what to say.