Tags: Fluff, Slice of Life, Christmas, 5+1 Things, some AU, Banana Fish Secret Santa 2018
“So what you're saying is, if we're caught under these—” Eiji's gaze darts doubtfully to the mistletoe, then back to Ash, “we have to kiss? Seriously?”
“It's tradition,” Ash insists. “You know, for good luck.”
5+1 fluffy Christmas vignettes with Ash and Eiji.
This is my Banana Fish Secret Santa 2018 gift fic for @moonlighlark on Twitter. Happy Holidays! 5+1 Ash/Eiji Christmas vignettes.
Holly, Snow, and Mistletoe
#1: Christmas Decorations for Chang Dai
“Can you even reach it, 'big bro'?” Ash asks from below him, delivering it in that amused, deliberately needling tone that never fails to drive Eiji up the wall.
Or the stepladder, as the current case may be, helping hang holly and other holiday decorations in Chang Dai in time for the yuletide season... If he could reach high enough to affix the darned things, that is.
Which he should be able to. Absolutely.
“Of course I can.” Eiji huffs this as much to himself as to Ash. So saying, he takes another step up the ladder and stretches his arms out, determined to deck the restaurant's halls, as the song goes, with his first holly bough. The scant few centimeters Ash has on him are nothing. If he could just—
Too late, Eiji finds he's over-reached himself. He stumbles mid-rung, and, unable to regain his footing, comes tumbling backfirst off the ladder and onto—
Something softer than the floor, fortunately.
“Ow! Damn!”( Collapse )