Written for mcee's Default Icon Drabble Challenge
Prompt: Write a drabble (100 words exactly) based on your current default icon.
A/N: Unbeta'ed and angsty because I'm an angst whore^^
On the edges, his mask was crumbling, and it was all he could do to turn away, trying to cover the holes with trembling hands before Sam would see something that wasn’t him at all and looked too much like broken glass.
Secrets had robbed too much from his family already.
Uniting, separating them.
And while he understood he’d have to laden his brother with this burden sooner or later - because he owed him a truth his father had wished to be a lie - he just didn’t know how to take the last bit of innocence away from his brother.
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