NightmareKarkat blinked his bleary eyes open slowly, dark eyebrows crinkling as the blurred world surrounding him came into a dim focus. He shook his head slightly, as if to mentally wake himself up, and his ears twitched. The troll nuzzled into the warmth of the human next to him, and shivered before tugging their shared comforter up over his exposed chest.Nightmare3 years ago in Romance More Like This
"Nngh, Karkat...?" John mumbled groggily, shifting ever so slightly so he could look down at the troll cuddled up next to him. Karkat chirped quietly as his golden eyes projected a liquid-like shimmer against the darkness.
"What are you doing up? It's nearly three in the morning..." John murmured, rubbing one of his eyes and reaching for his glasses on the nearby side-table. As soon as the raven-haired human could see his partner clearly, he snuggled him up close to his chest. Karkat happily nuzzled into John's neck in agreement, eliciting another chirp.
"Did you have another nightmare?" John pressed, tracing along the rough ridges of scars
No Tears -Dirk/Jake-"Say, what was all that at the diner about?"No Tears -Dirk/Jake-4 years ago in Romance More Like This
Your name is Dirk Strider and wow is he really this stupid? Or are you just not already making it apparent enough? Either way, you say nothing and continue staring out the window.
Jake prods you in the ribs with his fingers. "Come on now Dirk, answer me! We've already had this discussion before, you ca-"
"-n tell me anything, yeah." You finish, rolling your eyes. Some things just can't be told.
"Then why won't you assuage my curiousity, Strider?" Jake asks, and you refuse to look at him.
"Jake, please just leave me alone." You say, forehead bumping against the car's window.
"You're acting off tonight." Jake comments, settling back into his seat and looking at the back of Jane's seat.
Things had been much quieter in the car once Roxy'd been dropped off, but it was nearly too quiet now. Jane had fallen asleep and it was just you and Jake, the latter pestering you to death about your behavior.
You take to picking at the skin around your fingern
first dateCome on Kid, you can do this. You’re the son of Lord Death! There is nothing you can’t do. You can do this. You can totally do this!! I sighed and looked at myself in the mirror. Other than my obviously asymmetrical hair I looked pretty good. But still . . . “I can’t do this.”first date3 years ago in Romance More Like This
“Quit being a pansy. Haven’t you faced scarier things then this?” Liz’s words weren’t reassuring. Over the years we have faced many kishin together, but nothing could come close to the terror I was facing now.
“Don’t be so hard on him sis.” Patty, Liz’s twin sister, said peeking out from under the blankets on my bed. “Facing a kishin like Crona has to be pretty hard. Espically if he’s by himself.” She paused and hid under them again. “Which reminds me. Kid, why did you agree to this one-on-one fight?”
“They aren’t fighting Patty. Kid is taking Crona to see a mov