Otabek comes home to Yuri, and finds him in a state he'd thought his lover left behind.
On overcoming the desire to die.
- Part 1 of Poetry collection
He would laugh, if he knew why. “That name stranger - is one I haven’t heard in a long time.” These words came easy - if he didn’t think how his mouth formed them. A half forgotten moment, and the meaning fades. He is robbed of even his own meaning.
In an instant, the stranger before him crumples.
Patroclus takes more than a sip of the river Lethe. And Achilles finds him - far too late.
11 Jan 2021
“Achilles-” He started, the words tumbling out before he had allowed them to fall - but they were caught. Achilles moved, closer and then suddenly - his lips were over his and the words were swallowed down whole.
And he knew before it ended, that he had made the worst mistake of his life.
Achilles is almost amused, “You must be truly desperate, to come to me for relationship advice.”
Achilles is roped into offering an utterly hopeless Zagreus relationship advice, and learns a thing or two about his relationship with Patroclus along the way.
Remember: fear is for the weak.
- Part 1 of Achilles, the Relationship Counselor
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12 Jan 2021