Ian was surprised when Mickey didn’t flinch as he sat up, the closeness growing in intensity. “What is this?” he asked with a sigh.
Mickey rolled his eyes at hearing the question he’s heard so many times before. “I keep tellin’ you, Firecrotch. We’re fuck buddies or, as you’d call it, friends with benefits.”
- Part 1 of Slam Jams
“Did I do something wrong?” Ian must’ve knew those Gallaghers were good for asking the right questions, looking at a person the right way with that right tone to make a person break. His voice sounded desperate, like he’d been thinking about this a lot. So desperate, even, that he let the slip run from him. Did we do something wrong, he should have asked. But even Mickey understood with confidence now that this wasn’t about the Gallaghers, this was about Ian only.
Mickey took a deep breath. Maybe he could do this. “You were moving on.” And was Mickey ever stupid for thinking that would be explanation enough.
Yet another best friend AU where Mickey expresses he has feelings for his best friend. Also a lil bit of Baby Daddy AU but barely
- Part 2 of Slam Jams