The Avengers: Can't Sleep*FINISHED*The Avengers: Can't Sleep2 years ago in General Fiction More Like This
It was official. Bruce Banner could not sleep. No matter how hard he tried, he just couldn't do it. Living in the Avengers Towers should've been the perfect place to catch some well-needed shut eye for the doctor. He wasn't sure if it was his nightmares, or his room, or his thoughts that kept him from it. Maybe it was a mixture of all three, Bruce didn't know. All he needed to know was that he was incapable of the luxury.
Bruce walked to breakfast one morning, putting on the lie that he just woke up. He does this routinely. When it's late enough for normal people to be asleep, Bruce sneaks off to Tony's lab and tests a few things through all hours of the night. When the sun rises, he goes back up to his room, puts on pajamas to let the others assume he was sleeping. To resume, Bruce walked into the dining room, wiping his tired eyes and yawning.
"Morning, Doctor Banner," Steve said, smiling at him. Bruce nodde