Matt lazily sat up. The room silent. His hair in a dance as the pillow shaped it over night. He scanned the bed next to him. A cup of water sat next to the bed, same with a forgotten old plate. Blond shedding sat quietly on the pillow. The white blankets pushed to the floor at the end of the bed.
"Mello." He sighed.
His gaze brought from the bed to the light footsteps that sketched the floor. Giving little taps for him to hear. A white haired little boy picked over the edge of the open door. He looked much younger then Matt. Silky blue pajamas hung on his small frame. His finger twirling his extra strand of hair. Matt gave a awkward grin before reaching out into the air. The boy began towards Matt's offering hand.
"Good morning Near."
He grasped Matt's hand. The two stood in silence for a moment. Near was so much younger th