All relationships- whether it be romantic, familial, or business- need to have trust. It's not exactly something taught in school, but it's a fundamental part of life, and it's hard to learn when all you've known is deceit.
Ashton Irwin- the youngest managing director of NYCs most successful investment firm- relies on people to trust him. In the world of investment, you broker deals with people who trust that you'll do right by their company. Ashton is no stranger to trust- in the business world, at least.
Iris Hartmann desperately needs someone stable in her crazy life. Between work, school, and drowning in student loans, it seems like everything that she's worked for is falling apart. When Iris lands herself an internship at Irwin Investments, she suddenly finds herself sitting in the lap of luxury- but everything has a price.
Undergoing a quick rewrite of the first 9 chapters, so make sure to re-read once I repost them! Rather than delete all the chapters and fuck up my view count (Selfish sorry) I'm going to just update it and put an *edited* note at the top of the edited chapters (: It shouldn't take too long, so hand in there with me <3
Ashton Irwin AU. Contains abuse, emotional trauma, and sexual content.