A black and white picture shows five naked men running toward the ocean’s waves. The men seem to be of good physique, but it is unclear as some of the bodies are blocked. The shadows on the sand indicate it is either early morning or almost evening.
There are usually six of them engaging in this early morning ritual run to the water. Where is the sixth one?
This story can go either happy or sad, but I prefer happy. Please NO polyamorous, ménage, group sex or BDSM. Everything else is up to the author.
Tags: college, sweet/no sex, established couple, angst, sap, fraternity, hurt/comfort, self-esteem
Content Warnings: assault
Word Count: 14,421
Thanks to Dani for playing table tennis with me and my ideas. It was a fun game; we shall do it again. Thanks to my job for allowing me to miss my first deadline ever… It was a new experience. A special thanks to Adara for teaching me not to be passive, and much more. Thank you M/M Romance group and everyone involved for putting on this event. And to those reading, thanks for taking the time to read this story, and I hope you enjoy.
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