29 Oct 2014
“Look, Tony. I don’t… I’m not mad at you,” Steve said, suddenly sounding exhausted. He dragged a hand through his hair, shoulders tense. “I was, but I understand where you were coming from. I do. I don’t blame you for this mess. You just... overreached.”
“Is that why you left?” Tony found himself asking. “Because I overestimated my abilities?” He tried to laugh, but the sound was shaky to his own ears. “I mean, we both know you’re way out of my league after all. It’s a wonder we stayed together for as long as we did, really.”
- Part 1 of Summertime Sadness
Fandoms: Marvel Cinematic Universe, The Avengers (Marvel Movies), The Avengers (Marvel) - All Media Types
18 Oct 2015
Set after 'Kiss Me Hard Before You Go'
“Why can't you trust me?” Tony cut in with a tired mutter.
“Tony,” Steve sighed. “I do. I do trust you, but-”
“No. No buts, Steve. Do you trust me? Right here. Right now. Tell me you trust me. Tell me you know that I'm doing what I can to help us.”
- Part 2 of Summertime Sadness