“You look like him. So did Pierce.” His voice is soft, gravelly from disuse. “Is that why they picked you?”
Steve’s heart plunges like an elevator with the cables cut. “Buck, it is me.”
The hard line of Bucky’s mouth softens just a little. “Sure,” he says.
Mature, post-WS. I’d read the terrifying meta that inspired this, pointing out how much a young Robert Redford / Pierce resembled Chris Evans / Steve, but this just… broke me. Excuse me while I ugly-cry.