His blue eyes trailed over his lovers skin in such confusion, "Don't they hurt?" He asked ever so softly. The curly haired boy looked down at the pit of dandelions they sat upon. "Sometimes," he whispered back. "B-But I know someday it'll be different. So I'll just have to try harder next time. Then he won't be so angry at mum and I." Luke wants to protect his new friend, and Ashton just wants to make everyone happy..even if he can't make himself happy. ••• Ashton has autism in the story. There will be abusive scenes in this story, and hateful words. But by all means, it's good I promise. xx -Kay.