13 Jasmine and Gunpowder » "No heroics," she had said to him once, her eyes glowing golden. He would take all of her with him when they parted ways, through the sprawling jungles of Cuba and the wasteland deserts of Afghanistan, across the endless ocean and limitless mountains, and he would survive. His country was counting on him.
Metal Gear, M, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 6, words: 12k+, favs: 39, follows: 13, updated: 8/31/2017 published: 6/10/2009, B. Boss, Para-Medic
10 Evermore Belle muses on the forlorn longing and beautiful melancholy of her love, Beast. In this momentary exploration of character, she dwells and marvels at the wondrous creature who has befallen her. Be warned: dreaminess ensues.
Beauty and the Beast, T, English, Romance & Poetry, words: 2k+, favs: 38, follows: 14, 3/25/2017, Beast/Prince, Belle
Unraveled His touch was as warm as the sun, his eyes as blue as the sky. These whirlwind thoughts swam in her head as she looked down at his hands idly. What minute, human beauty to admire in one so godly.
Thor, T, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 2, 1/20/2015, Thor, Jane F.
29The Gotham Diaries » Where you went, I followed. For each day that I loved you, I said not a word in protest. But our past has a way of coming back to us. Would that I could face my darkest demons in broad daylight. Would I raze this world for you? Who else do we have left to love if not our own blood? This is a story told from the revolving character perspectives of Bane, Talia and Bruce.
Batman Begins/Dark Knight, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 11, words: 19k+, favs: 20, follows: 39, updated: 8/23/2013 published: 8/11/2012, Bane, Miranda T./Talia al Ghul
2 A Fool's Longing He had been waiting for her to respond in kind, to reciprocate the affection he'd shown her. It was never in Jimmy Darmody's nature to take something by force. No one would have the heart to refuse the soft but emblazoned passion of one so far from redemption, one so lost to himself. A oneshot between Jimmy, anon female and Richard.
Boardwalk Empire, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 8, follows: 2, 1/30/2013, Jimmy D., Richard H., OC
Devil, Stay Away It's been 5 years since he left. How then does Mitchell find himself sitting across from Josie one afternoon? Whatever conversation they're having is nowhere near cordial. She's over him but he still loathes himself. Modestly inspired by Masterpiece's Song of Lunch.
Being Human, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 2, 8/6/2012, J. Mitchell, Josie
2 In Shadow Shimmering A girl from the 21st century finds herself in the middle of a glen beside the river on the outskirts of Lorien. As the night sky clears and the beasts of old emerge, she has lost all sense of being, of orientation. Then she hears the soft footsteps of a stranger approaching...
Lord of the Rings, T, English, Romance & Fantasy, words: 1k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, 10/3/2011, Aragorn, OC
54Crimson » Had Edward lost his wits? Did he think his six-month absence was somehow excusable? Shortly after his comeback to Forks, Bella makes a decision that will change her life - she chooses to stay with Jacob. Meanwhile, her world still remains jeopardized by the vampiric forces of power. As family ties are lost and bonds are broken, will Bella's humanity prevail?
Twilight, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 8, words: 17k+, favs: 39, follows: 62, updated: 1/21/2011 published: 2/10/2010, Bella, Edward, Jacob
1Beauty and the Mess » He plunged back into her life like a burning flame. She remembered his smile as if she had seen him just yesterday and yet, here he was in front of her. Warm to the touch, soft to the kiss. But what of Baralai? Two years can change a lot of things. What, then, does she know in her heart of hearts to be true?
Final Fantasy X-2, M, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 6, words: 11k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, updated: 5/19/2010 published: 2/5/2010, Tidus, Yuna
2 Love to Burn No matter how deep their bond, duty would always be his first love. She would walk beside him till the end of days. He was never made to love another human and he struggled with this fact his entire life. Yet there she was in that moment, and she wanted to give the world to him. Except that she had chosen another, and was now saying goodbye once and for all.
Smallville, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 4, follows: 1, 2/9/2010, Clark K./Superman, Lois L., Oliver Q./Green Arrow
15 To the Moon and Back Jack finds Sally sitting atop the hill, a frown adorning her beautiful face on this dark night. He has an idea. Dreamy oneshot ensues.
Nightmare Before Christmas, K, English, Romance & Fantasy, words: 993, favs: 48, follows: 3, 9/7/2009, Jack S., Sally
17 Why Should the Fire Die? Jessie confides in Jonny regarding her last failed relationship. They share some gooey tender moments and decide it's finally time to take the next step. Momentary one shot.
Real Adventures of Jonny Quest, T, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 32, follows: 6, 6/10/2009, Jessie B., Jonny Q.
4 Remembering We almost died that day. Looking into that pit, it was too easy to want to give up and fall in with the rest of Jeremiah's destruction. It's been a year to the day and the memory is all too clear. I'm glad you're with me.
Real Adventures of Jonny Quest, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 8, 11/4/2008, Jessie B., Jonny Q.
1 She Loves Me We all know by now that you can't change fate, regardless of its inconsiderate brutality. If you only saw the way she looked at me that night, you would know there was something there. Something she wasn't telling me. Here's a part of my story.
Final Fantasy XII, K+, English, Romance & Adventure, words: 1k+, favs: 5, follows: 3, 2/6/2008, Balthier, Fran
13 Sunset There are only a few minutes left before the sun sets over this horizon. Will you sit with me, Shiro?
Gundam UC, K+, English, Romance, words: 782, favs: 15, follows: 4, 4/20/2007, Shiro A., Aina S.
26Silent Expectations » In the midst of Spira's impending doom, Yuna is caught between two lovers. Where one is young, naive and passionate, the other is ancient, versed and ambitious. Redemption, she finds, is not something Seymour desires.
Final Fantasy X, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 12k+, favs: 9, follows: 7, updated: 4/17/2007 published: 8/1/2006, Yuna, Seymour
1 Wind & Words And yet, each day that passes, I fade further away from where you are. For all the reasons that I could find to hate those who have caused this war, none of it leads me to you. None of this chaos gives me you.
Final Fantasy X-2, K+, English, Tragedy, words: 676, favs: 1, 12/30/2006, Lenne, Shuyin