82 Antinomy » Definition: antinomy - a contradiction between two statements that seem equally reasonable. In the aftermath of the Bittaker case, Lisbon and Jane are both certain their positions are correct. Unfortunately, they're also in opposition, with no solution in sight. Post-ep to 7.08.
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26 To Surrender Happily Lisbon is acting strangely. Jane is determined to figure out what's bothering her. Post 7.05.
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27 Interlude Standing in front of her, Jane suddenly realized that breaking might not be the worst thing in the world. After the Cole Foster-Marie Flannigan case, both Lisbon and Jane try to deal with what almost happened. Post-ep (and spoilers) for 7.02.
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48 Practice Jane knows there are things he is not going to be good at when it comes to being in a relationship. But he wants to be in a relationship (he wants to make her happy), so he comes up with a solution. Spoilers for 7.01. Fluff.
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32 Closeted Or Five Times Jane and Lisbon found themselves in a closet at the FBI. Minor spoilers for S7, but they're covered by the episode description of the premiere or the promo. Thanks to Chibs for the prompt of Jane plus Lisbon plus Closet.
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52 Hearsay "I believe his exact words were, yes of course I love her," Rigsby continued. "I mean, I'm not sure he meant to say them, but..." "He only admitted it because you badgered him into it," Cho muttered. "You kept bringing up Pike, asking Jane if he had a plan." Lisbon overhears something unexpected and somewhat unwanted. Alternative to Blue Bird.
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13 Cross Purposes Lisbon and Jane independently reflect on past and future choices. Unfortunately there are no easy answers. Particularly when communication is difficult. Post 6.18.
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18 Hazard and Friendship Jane decides to buy Lisbon a toy of her own. It doesn't go as well as he expected it to. Post-ep to 6.13. J/L Friendship fic.
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27 Confrontation She'd been hoping for a knock on her door. She hadn't expected something far closer to banging. Lisbon tried to keep her grin contained as she let the door swing open. "Jane." Jane, on the other hand, didn't seem to have any trouble keeping a smile off of his face. "Lisbon. You're home." Consummate-verse, sequel to Connection, set during 6.12
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37 Connection Over the years, after a tough day she'd also gotten used to a cup of tea and an absolutely-not-hovering consultant (a compensation the Washington Sheriff's office had never boasted). It seemed that the FBI came with that service though (more than compensating for the occasional mortal danger). Lisbon and Jane try to deal with their shifting relationship. Sequel to Consummate.
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72 Consummate Even if most things about his return to the U.S. are better than he deserves, at least one thing is unacceptable. He's determined to fix it though. He hopes he can. He certainly wants to. Jane drops by Lisbon's apartment, long after the case is closed, with an unexpected question. And she isn't sure how to react. For Chibs, set immediately after 6.11.
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189Stand » Mac was about thirty seconds away from blowing a gasket. The past two months have been piling up on Mac, and Taylor acts as an unexpected tipping point. But is it so unexpected to everyone? Post 2.08, picks up immediately after the episode ends.
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22 Making Yuletide Bright Jane plans to keep this first Christmas back in the U.S. relatively low-key. Until Lisbon surprises him with an unexpected gift. Christmas fluff based on the new direction the show is going. Enjoy!
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57 Reassurances » It shouldn't have been a surprise when her slightly hysterical giggle turned into a sob. Shocked, Lisbon threw off her gloves and pressed a hand to her face. She was being ridiculous. Absolutely ridiculous. It wasn't like they were fighting. Restraints-verse.
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79 Whirligig » Mac knows she'll never be able to fix it. Maybe it isn't fixable. She still wants to make things better for him though. Because she's lonely, and he is too. And that's partly her fault. So she's going to be his friend, and she's going to try and help him be less lonely. She even has a plan! She just isn't going to tell him about it.
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9 Come Back, You'll See Will and Mac are used to arguing. They're always arguing. But sometimes an argument isn't about what you think it is. Mild spoilers for S2 (promos and a stray comment in an interview)
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40 Tell me something nice "If you're not going to tell me the truth, then at least tell me something nice." "I was telling you the truth! You just chose not to believe it!" "Oh please!" "And another thing, why do you assume that something true and something nice are mutually exclusive?" "I... what?" For juupke.
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13 Duologue Duologue. Noun. A conversation between two persons; dialogue. Two women meet on a plane across the country, and discover some unexpected common ground.
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17 Feel Again Prompt: Jane/Lisbon: "Been feeling better ever since you known me/I was a lonely soul/but that's the old me/a little wiser now/but you show me/I can feel again". (From One Republic's 'Feel Again'). Unforgiveably delayed gift!fic for For Brown Eyes Parker,
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13 Unimportant and Unexpected I keep my ear to the ground," Minelli said with a shrug. "You'd be surprised at how much easier it is to get information in my position now. No one cares what I do, now that I'm retired." "I'll keep that in mind," Hightower replied with a wry smile. It was a conversation she hadn't expected to apply to her so soon, but now that it does, she'ds determined to take advantage of it.
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