Love Bites Universe
(can be read as stand-alone)
Matt/Patrick (Eternal Sunshine)
no remuneration taken
text copyright 2005
Patrick sat on the end of the narrow bed, in the basement, his lover Matt sat up against the headboard, fingering a dark blue, nondescript anorak.
"But it's perfectly good still," said Patrick, his brow furrowing. "Why can't I use it when we go hiking, I don't want to spend more money and we are the same size ..." He smiles with the corners of his pink mouth, blue eyes sparking in mischief. "I let you borrow my thigh-highs."
Matt only crumples the jacket in his hands and sighs. "Tricky, I don't want to lend it, why isn't that enough?"
Patrick stands up, blowing a breath out his cheeks, "Well, why keep it if you're never gonna wear it, we need to clean the basement anyway, we could give it to Goodwill."
"Goddamit, Tricky, why do you push me?" Matt's face is growing warm. "It's one of the only things I have from before
allright? There's no pictures, nothing really saved ... but I can still smell him, or I think I can."
Matt bows his head.( Read more...Collapse )