Gifts for spaceyho
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The thing about living year-round in a vacation town was that it isn't all that great most of the time. Winter in a vacation town sucks. But it isn’t winter, yet.
There's still one week of summer, and Mike intends to make the most of it.
- Part 1 of Cape Cod Dirtbags 'verse
Nate finally just up and face-times Mike after Mike sends him one too many questions about how to properly julienne carrots, and the conversation quickly redirects from the actual cooking to the status of Tom's health and how poorly Mike is coping with him being out of action.
"Trotz had us run different lines yesterday in practice man, and now I'm on Beags' wing, and it's, just," Mike makes an inarticulate frustrated noise as he mashes garlic cloves with the back of a spoon more forcefully than strictly necessary. "It's shit. We suck."
"You know," Nate starts and then pauses.
"What?" Mike prompts after a few seconds of silence.
"It's stupid, but like, my mom always believed the fastest way to get rid of a cold or whatever was to give it to someone else," Nate says shrugging.
Mike feels like playing hockey without Willy on his line far outweighs the shittiness of being sick. Tom doesn't agree. Mike has to take measures.