Goodnight*********Goodnight9 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
No more tears
Corey smoothed Joey's hair as the drummer sobbed silently, tears streaking down his beautiful face. The singer pulled him against his chest, continued to stroke his hair.
"Shhh, it's alright Joey."
The smaller man laid a hand on Corey's chest, over his heart, and felt the strong organ pulsing underneath his flesh. It was a soothing beat that helped to slow, not stop all together, but slow Joey's tears.
"I…I don't want to leave," Joey whispered. "And I don't want you to leave. I don't know what I'll do…being on tour without you…"
Corey sighed and kissed Joey's forehead lightly.
"You'll be fine," he reassured. "In a few days you'll end up forgetting me for a while, I bet, you'll be so excited."
Joey looked up at Corey, his blue eyes wide, but more serious then Corey had ever seen them. It made him shiver.
"I could never forget you." He bit his lip, and pressed his bare chest against Corey's, moving onto his lap more and off the matt
I Could Get Used to ThisCorey shifted as he lay on his back and stared up at the ceiling. He heart Mick grunt a little, and felt him shift too. Sharing a hotel room could be really awkward, depending on who Corey was sharing with.I Could Get Used to This9 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
And tonight, it was awkward. Sure, he loved Mick, but he knew the guitarist probably wasn't comfortable sharing a bed with a guy who'd boned the band's drummer, after all.
They lay there silently until finally Corey spoke.
"Hey man, I'm sorry you're stuck in here with me and all," he said. "I'm sure you…can't be all that comfortable…"
"I don't care," he said. "At least I know you won't molest me or anything. I mean, I'd be worried if I was sharing a bed with Shawn…or Sid."
Corey laughed. He reached over and tussled Mick's long black hair.
"Thanks man," he said. Just then they heard a knock at the door, and they booth propped themselves up on their elbows. Before either could speak or even get up they heard a voice.
"Mick, Corey. It's Joey…can I come in? Please?"