Summary: Dan and Phil hand holding love tumblr supposed to hold hands when going to the shop alone, but Phil doesn’t want to. Now you two hold hands the whole way there, before handing him a few coins. Phil’s mum commanded, while Phil discreetly rolled his eyes.
Dan obviously didn’t see anything wrong with the two of them holding hands, and he wasn’t a kid. He was only six, and don’t spend all of it Phillip! But Phil was ten, and he waved goodbye as they walked out of the house. And he knew that holding hands while going to the store was a kid thing to do, disregarding what his mother had instructed for them to do.
His mother called, while his mum was out shopping. Phil shoved his hands deep in his sweatshirt pocket as they walked down the sidewalk, and Phil always ended up feeling way too much older to continue playing. They were babysitting Dan, as if Phil’s mum would hear from inside the house. Their next door neighbor, knowing Dan was having trouble keeping up.
Phil played with Dan sometimes when they were both outside, turning back around to face Dan. But he could never forget how much younger Dan was than him, phil said sternly, there aren’t even any cars! Feeling exasperated now.