Burn With Me: A Captain America FanFic-Chap 36Chapter 36
The next four hours passed by quickly for me, my mind deciding to pass the time by coming up with various hellacious scenarios that made my blood run a touch cooler. My paranoia was both the worst and best thing to happen to me. I couldn’t walk outside without thinking I was going to be brutally murdered, but I always had a way to get out of being killed. Which meant I had a way, or ten, for each possible gut-wrenching plot created by Hydra to be thwarted in order to keep me, Steve, and Barnes alive. At least, I hoped so.
Even though I’d been plagued by anxiety, I was certain the passage of time hadn’t been nearly as kind to Steve. Tension thrummed through his shoulders and arms, cording the muscles with each tiny movement, which were harsh and jerky rather than the almost cat-like grace he usually moved with. I’d have bet my entire bank account that those four hours had felt like twelve years. W