Title: the truth or something beautiful
Word Count: 11,800
Summary: "Oh," Liam says like he's been hit in the sternum, turning to Zayn with his eyes wide and running his hands back through his hair. "Oh my God, that's it. Your family, they must have thought – like, because you invited me back home for Christmas and, oh, God – they think we're boyfriends."
Disclaimer: if you googled your name and found this, proceed no further. Please keep all fourth walls intact.
Author's Notes: so many thanks to littledivinity for her emergency beta. Title comes from Stars' song of the same name.