Seventeen year old Jared stared blankly at the ring in the black velvet box. His flittered up briefly from the box to hopeful green eyes then back down to the ring that rested inside the box.
“I’m not proposing or anything it’s just a promise.” Jensen said nervously. “A promise that no matter what, I’ll always be there for you.” He took a deep breath. “I know your parents don’t like me and think four years is too much of an age gap but I love you and I want to eventually spend the rest of my life with you.” Jared gave Jensen a blinding smile and slipped on the promise ring with unbridled glee.