Akira comes home at five with a handful of irises, which he hands to Yusuke. Yusuke is so surprised he almost drops them.
“They don't have enough blooming days left, so we can't sell them,” Akira explains. Even after a subway ride there’s still dirt on him; a few crumbs of soil rain down on the floor as he takes off his bag. He smells earthy and fresh, like he’s been rolling around in a forest. “Thought you might want to paint them.”
- Part 2 of Personal Top Three
Bookmarked by zellieda
20 Aug 2017