Sam upon meeting young!John.
New fic set right after 4x09. Caroline, Tyler and a doorway. Angst, Hurt/Comfort. 579 words. Rated K+/PG, references to spoilers for 4x09 and Caroline/Tyler.
The look on Tyler’s face when Kim hurts Caroline, the way he strains against his friends, the pure agony that you see in his expression at seeing his girlfriend, the girl he loves being hurt.
Michael Trevino deserves an oscar for that, because I was almost crying.
It makes my heart hurt when people who want Caroline with Klaus say Tyler’s only using Caroline for sex, or that Forwood is just about sex, because it’s not. They love each other.
People shouldn’t be mad at Tyler, I mean, I understand why he’s upset and why he left. Just like Caroline was insecure about stuff, Tyler is now insecure about her. Actually, Tyler has always been insecure about Caroline—since when he left in season two because of him thinking she needed someone…