All fic tagged ‘m:alt-universe’

A Family Christmas

Arthur discovers there will be an unexpected addition to the Pendragon family Christmas.

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Romeo & Mercutio: an alternate love story

Years before this story begins, Romeo gave up on Rosaline and instead committed himself to a love affair with Mercutio; they left Verona Beach. On their return, Romeo meets Juliet for the first time, and is intrigued to find she is working towards ending the long feud between the Montague and Capulet families.

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Seven Steps

Merlin is an art student, working as an orderly at a Pendragon Care care home during the summer break; he falls in love with Gaius, one of the (temporary) residents. The feeling is mutual, but such an unexpected relationship is never going to be easy to establish when both men feel so diffident about their claims on each other. And that’s before taking into account the mutual antipathy between Merlin and Gaius’s beloved godson Arthur, not to mention a surprising addition to Merlin’s family, and Merlin’s grief over his best friend Freya being institutionalised…

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Smitten

Arthur walks into a coffee shop on a quest for a triple latte. He doesn’t expect to fall in love.

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Spring Came Early

An alternate universe story, which suggests that after Igraine’s death, Uther could not bear to raise his son himself. Instead, he has given him to Gorlois, to raise as his ward. Eventually, twenty-one years later, a golden-haired knight rides into Camelot for the spring tournament. Uther doesn’t recognise him, but is nevertheless strongly drawn to him.

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Spring Came Early (alternate ending)

This is an alternate (happy!) ending to an alternate universe story, which suggested that after Igraine’s death, Uther could not bear to raise his son himself. Instead, he gave Arthur to Gorlois, to raise as his ward. Eventually, twenty-one years later, a golden-haired knight named Lucius rides into Camelot for the spring tournament. Uther doesn’t recognise him, but is nevertheless strongly drawn to him.

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The Once and Future King

Arthur is reincarnated in England’s hour of need, but Merlin isn’t quite sure that Arthur has his priorities right.

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where you once belonged

In the showers after a game, Arthur’s footy mates notice something a bit odd about him…

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with careful fingers and benign

Arthur falls in love on his first day of high school… with Merlin’s fingers.

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