i can only handle so much socializing until i get tired and start getting irritated towards everyone and want to go home and sleep or lock myself in my room and go on the computer
so tj finally cleans himself up, goes to some group therapy sessions after doug’s wedding, and one time the mentor has changed, and it’s this absolutely gorgeous bearded man with the bluest eyes. tj hasn’t seen someone so beautiful in a long time. i mean, when the guy smiles the whole room freaking lights up and how is that real life. he hasn’t fallen so quickly for someone since sean, and yet this feels different than with sean, more profound. so of course, tj ends up flirting with the guy- who’s name is steve, wow, steve- and to his surprise steve agrees to go out for a drink, coffee of course, and things just sort of work out from there. so here’s tj and his loving boyfriend steve, 2 years on from that meeting at elaine’s inauguration, and all the better for it.
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Takes place not long after Steve and Sam find Bucky and take him home. Steve is bored and decides to try and make his favourite dessert-apple cake.
Words: 2027, Chapters: 1/1, Language: English
Series: Part 1 of winter,…
A few things I wanna talk about:
Steve buying Bucky the softest things he can find because Bucky’s been living with harsh and cold for so long
Bucky in soft, oversized sweaters with a messy bun
Bucky lunging in cozy sweatpants and feeling safe enough to doze on Steve’s couch
Bucky borrowing Steve’s sweaters and making breakfast in the morning