That day Team Natsu and some others from the Fairy Tail had decided to go to the beach.
Gajeel was hanging from a pole in the sand, grinning down at Levy who was yelling at him saying she'd laugh when he fell.
Erza and Lucy and some others were playing with a beach ball over by the ocean.
And Natsu was resting up against another pole far away from the others so he couldn't hear them, soaking in the sun.
He had been there for a while and had been lulled by the warmth radiating from the sun and sand so he didn't even notice when someone snuck up on him until someone said "Can I sit here?"
Natsu opened his eyes and looked up to see Gray. He scooted over to make room for the ice mage, bringing his previously stretched out legs into a pretzel style. Gray sat next to the fire mage, watching with a small grin as he folded his arms across his chest and placed his hands under his armpits, a small blush creeping across his face as he looked anywhere but at Gray.
Gray chuckled under his breath as