Warnings: Attempted Suicide
Summary: After failing his CPL exam for the fifth time, Martin is ready to give up. But a young doctor is determined to help him put his life back together and refuses to give up on him.
Chapter Summary: There had been a time when shared quietness had been comfortable, when fidgeting had vanished with happy comfort, when Martin and John had not needed to worry about how best to speak to each other. That time was past now, and the years in between had done their friendship no favors.