Guys can we talk about how great reversed gifs are
like we have the vacuums
we have the dirty stuff
we have the fixers
we have the ceptioners
and we have my favorite
like these are the greatest things in the world
“i don’t trust anyone anymore” says the 13 year old girl who got in an argument with her friend one time
♪ dust off my wings - 19k, harry is a butterfly with broken wings. louis is a beam of sunlight blasting through the window. au where the boys are cottage neighbors, louis develops an obsession with the mysterious boy next door, and the end of summer is really just the start of everything else.
♪ into the blue - 117k, au. in which louis is harry’s scuba instructor and quite happy to provide the requested special treatment, pun fully intended. it can’t be all that difficult to convince harry that they’re on the same page, right? also, niall and liam may or may not be dating, and zayn is surrounded by emotionally stunted idiots. he bears it with dignity.
♪ one more for the stars - 16k, au. harry’s the star quarterback and louis is about to graduate. it’s a heartbreak waiting to happen.
♪ empty skies aching blue - 17k, the first time they talk about it, harry is sixteen and louis is eighteen.
♪ a grocery list pinned to blue * - 19k, au. after eight years, louis finally has everything he’s wanted. except for harry.
* uUFGSH THis onE
♪ under the same sun - 10k, louis and harry live 400 miles away from each other. sometimes it’s hard. (internet boyfriends, indie bands, and happy endings)
“i already miss you. i miss you all the damn time.” louis says, because it’s late enough for honesty.
♪ 52 birthdays with lou * - 8k, 52 birthdays harry spent with louis.
* i feel compelled by my 2011 self to put this in here
♪ play me a memory - 14k, the entire world is made of saltwater and louis works at a coffee shop. harry could be happier.
♪ rather than live this without you - 10k, harry decides to give it all up. louis refuses to be left behind.
♪ shore to shore (nothing’s more) - 6k, harry is a rich kid at the local private school who is always wishing he was somewhere else and louis is a golden skinned towny who works at the dock where harry’s father keeps their boat. he has eyes like oceans and harry wants to drown.