Title taken from "One Love" by Blue
Frank Anthony Iero had
been harboring feelings for Gerard Arthur Way for almost six years, since they first met when he
signed up to be My Chemical Romance's rhythm guitarist.
And the show on July 28, when they shared
the kiss onstage, the one that all the fan girls deemed as being “Frerard” tipped him
over the edge. As soon as the band were offstage, Frank pulled Gerard into a side room, about ten or
so doors down from the bands dressing room.
“Well, uh, how can I say this?” Frank was getting flustered at
the mere thought of what he was about to say.
“Well, uh, simply, I'll, um, just tell
you. See Gerard, I uh, I, well Gee, I think that I um, I uh, I l -” Frank was forced to cut
his sentence short as Gerard gently placed his lips on the younger mans. After a minute or so,
Gerard pulled away.
“I love you too Frankie,” he said. Frank beamed at
“But how…how did you know what I was going to say?” Frank asked,
by this point totally confused.
“I've seen that sparkle in your eye when I'm around,
and so had Mikey. And when I'm not there, Mikes says it disappears. So I figured it was because of
me. Oh, and also the fact you moan out my name at night,” he said, chuckling at the last part.
“And also because I feel exactly the same way about you.” Frank was speechless,
but he wrapped his arms around Gerard's neck and kissed him.
“I'll ask this quickly.
Where are we?” Frank asked.
“Umm, Linkin Park's dressing room.
“Because Chester and Adam are making out on the couch,” Frank
giggled, before grabbing Gerard's hand and running to My Chemical Romance's dressing room. When they
entered, they were greeted with three smiles.
“You took your time,” Bob
“We were gone less than ten minutes!” Frank argued.
he meant noticing what was right in front of you,” Ray added, motioning to
“Oh yeah,” Frank said, before capturing Gerard's lips in a sweet, passion
“Dude! That's my brother…I'd rather not see that!” Mikey
exclaimed, burying his head in his hands. Gerard pulled away first, embracing
“Mikey, you've got to be prepared to see a whole lot more than just an innocent
kiss.” Frank smiled into Gee's chest as the older Way stroked his hair.