Fandom: Life on Mars
Word Count: 2575 words.
Notes: Written as a pinch-hit for b_c_draygon in the Life on Mars Ficathon 2008. (Sorry it's so late!) Title from "I've Been Loving You Too Long" by Otis Redding.
Prompt/Summary: Gene/the Missus, G to PG-13, they do care about one another.
His hands are sticky. This is the age when most other boys pull pigtails and make porky faces; but not Gene. He rubs his palms down the seat of his trousers and feigns nonchalance as he walks over.
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