A Question of Sterek
Stiles had always been sure of his place in the pack. That place being the absolute lowest tier in the hierarchy of werewolf pack dynamics, but he was sure of it all the same. He wasn’t necessary exactly, since just about anyone could conduct research on supernatural mythology, but his job was still important to the pack and he felt good about that. At least, that’s what he always thought. That all came crumbling down one sunny afternoon in the form of Jackson’s big mouth.
- Part 1 of A Question of Sterek
“Nothing’s impossible in our world, Mr. Hale. It is extremely rare, but it seems your wolf has found its mate in Mr. Stilinski,” Deaton responded casually.
Derek stiffened. No, just-no.
“Stiles. You think Stiles is my mate?”
“It doesn’t matter what I think, Derek, it matters what you and your wolf think. Your wolf already seems to be on board. It’s just waiting for you to catch up.”
Derek growled lowly before storming out of the office. Stupid vets with their stupid theories. Derek would prove him wrong.
- Part 2 of A Question of Sterek
They didn't intend to keep their relationship a secret from the pack. Stiles just wasn't ready to tell his best friend. That's all. He didn't know it would turn out like this.
Five times a member of the pack figured out Derek and Stiles were together, and the one time Scott figured it out.
- Part 3 of A Question of Sterek