The slow burn of the main characters' relationship kept me glued to the story, and the mystery surrounding exactly how Theo lost his leg had me on the edge of my seat. Overall, this is a sweet and virtually uncomplicated love story.
Better Than New is a free read from Goodreads' M/M Romance group's annual "Don't Read in the Closet" event "Love's Landscapes". You can read the story here.
This the picture and prompt that inspired the story...
O’ God it’s wonderful― from Steps by Frank O’Hara
to get out of bed
and drink too much coffee
and smoke too many cigarettes
and love you so much