I’m going to give you the line from the books I’ve read that make my mind crave the rest like chocolate & Coke.
“Never shown…” Crash drew back. he looked as if he wanted to tear his hair out. “I never showed one bit of interest in you? Are you out of your mind?”
“That way. You’ve never been interested that way.”
“Because I thought you were interested in women. Because I thought when you chose someone to love it would be a woman.”
Kip shook his head in disbelief. “But all this time, there’s never been anyone you’ve even glanced at—”
“Except for you!” Crash poked him chest. “I’ve never glanced at anyone except for you. I’ve lived for you. I’ve been here for you every single time you needed me. I’ve loved you since I first laid eyes on you!”
--page 12, iBook
When Angels Fall by ZA Maxfield
First Published 23rd October 2011 by Smashwords
On his way home from school, Kipling rush falls through some broken boards and lands on the strange boy Chemuel, whom he calls Crash for obvious reasons and their lives together begin.
What's not so obvious is who Chemuel is, why he's down there, or what lies ahead for them in this short story about the transformative power of selfless love.