My hands reached his neck. My fingers slipped across the blood edging his face. Even his freckles were hidden.
“You can’t sit here.” This isn’t fun.
“You can’t rest yet.” This is horrible.
“We’ve got stuff to do.” I want to stop.
“We’ve got to get home.” I want Marco.
“We’re going to be heroes, remember?”
“Please…” I clutched at the bloodied collar, burying my head into the shoulder that was still clean. “Please get up.”
Acting AU! Jean finally catches his acting big break in the form of an action-packed movie, where he is forced to work closely with a certain freckled co-star. Cue an instant friendship, Jean being floored in more ways than one, and surprisingly poor attempts at hiding blossoming feelings considering they are both actors. Playing Off Him is generally sweet and easy to read, and balances out the heavy with the light.