As the Moon________________________________________As the Moon4 years ago in Short Stories
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As The Moon
He should know. Undeniably, irrefutably, down to his very bones, he should know. After all, he's been in the guy's head, for Christ sakes.
But. He's never said it. Not once. And even though he's Captain Awesomepants, and the whole universe is his playground those psychologists have something right. Cause after a couple decades of being told that no matter who your daddy is, you aren't going to be anything but a little shit, it kind of wears on your self-esteem.
Read: Jim doesn't have any. Oh, sure, he's great at bluffing it, at presenting a cocky attitude to anyone who cares to look in his direction. But inside? A squishy center of insecurity wrapped in dozens of layers of Awesomeness.
He does have a reputation, after all. He had to earn it someway. So, okay, he's not completely insecure but when it comes to matters of feelings, and how people feel about him? As in, do they like