Until This Fickle Heart Stops Beating
or, how I want the proposal scene to go down, with lots of feelings
(glee finale spoilers)
His hands are shaking, a swarm of butterflies trying to take flight in his stomach. He wanted to make this big, wanted to just drop to one knee in the choir room, in front of all their friends, to make a romantic proclamation of love to Kurt, to ask him and have their friends clapping and cheering when he said yes.
But something stilled his hands, locked his knees, whispered in his ear. Wait. So he waited, the tiny box digging into his thigh from where it rested in his pocket, a reminder. He waited through the celebratory dinner at Breadstix, through the excited conversation, Kurt’s body pressed against his in the booth that wasn’t meant for this many people. He waited and he smiled.
That is absolutely perfect!