Ah, as sweet and lovely as the prequel, hbb.
"Instead, I scoot over a little so his head is on my shoulder. Then I rest my head against his, my hand against Ollie’s, and close my eyes again.
Maybe like this, when we wake up, the world won't hurt quite so much."
I love your understanding of their relationship and the way your word choices are precise and perfect; never too many, nor too few. Thanks so much for this one, too!
Now that's high praise indeed! Thank you so much; I very much appreciate your taking the time to read and comment xoxo