Rin leaves for college in America, but he pays Haruka one last-minute visit before he goes. Their relationship progresses in the lulls between academic terms, in the glimpses Haruka takes of the future, in the two steps forward taken for every step back.
- Part 1 of Long Distance
Bookmarked by orangeprincess
04 Oct 2018
It's brighter today than he thought it would be.
"I'd LOVE to see some 'went to bed age 17, woke up age 25 in bed with my friend and apparently we're dating/sleeping together and have been for X years but I don't remember that at all and I'm only in high school and what is going on and how do I get back to my normal timeline?'"
"So far Rin has tied knots in the pit of Haru’s stomach, pierced a fishing hook through his bottom lip and probably his chest as well, saturated himself into Haru more thoroughly than the rain on his skin. Haru will accuse him of all his crimes one day and he wonders what kind of confession Rin will give."
"So," says Rin. "I guess this is it, then."
Haru just wants to be close to Rin, that’s all; he misses Rin so badly and he just wants Rin to be near him all the time, being loud and filling up Haru’s life.