242Passage » Eleven years after his miraculous recovery and return to Downton, Matthew Crawley is enjoying his just desserts. Blessed with an enviable marriage, two healthy children and Downton standing strong, it seems his good fortune knows no bounds. Then a request made by Martha Levinson, his wife Mary's American grandmother, results in rough waters ahead that will be hard to navigate.
Downton Abbey, K, English, Romance, chapters: 23, words: 171k+, favs: 31, follows: 52, updated: 7/15 published: 3/11/2018, [Matthew C., Mary C.] Anna S., T. Branson
13The Greatest Gift of All My contribution to the Matthew and Mary Secret Santa on tumblr. Written in my "Patient #9" AU, this tale gives you a glimpse of Matthew and Mary and their family, especially their new daughter Victoria, on Christmas Eve and Day, 1923 as they open their gifts and rejoice in their good fortune.
Downton Abbey, K, English, Drama, words: 4k+, favs: 5, follows: 1, 12/27/2017, [Matthew C., Mary C.] Cora C., Edith C.
216 Patient 9 - Matthew Crawley » What if Matthew Crawley did not die the day his son was born? This story tells his tale through his own journal entries as a patient suffering amnesia in a London hospital. No one is searching for him and there is a grave with his name on it. Find out why. The Epilogue picks up in 1940 as many from Downton of yesteryear return to wish George a Happy Birthday as he heads off to war.
Downton Abbey, K+, English, Mystery & Drama, chapters: 14, words: 47k+, favs: 73, follows: 49, updated: 9/28/2017 published: 8/23/2014, [Matthew C., Mary C.] Isobel C., Dr. Clarkson
11A Mother Once More Set in my Patient #9 AU, Matthew Crawley has returned to Downton after recovering from amnesia, to the delight of his mother, Isobel. Having promised her a visit at Crawley House, Matthew shows up on her doorstep, much to the surprise of her housemaid who had believed him dead for some years. The two then catch up on events that transpired while they were parted. Poignant reunion.
Downton Abbey, K, English, Drama, words: 9k+, favs: 7, follows: 3, 9/27/2017, Isobel C., Matthew C., T. Branson, George C.
20 Resurrection - Part III This final installment details the first days of Matthew and Mary's reunion upon his returning to her New Year's Eve, 1923 after recovering his memory. It not only paints a picture of the soulmates' happy reunion but their struggle to come to terms with the lives they led when neither knew the other existed. Also solves mystery of Matthew's survival.
Downton Abbey, K, English, Drama & Romance, words: 14k+, favs: 9, follows: 4, 1/2/2017, [Matthew C., Mary C.] Isobel C., T. Branson
22Resurrection - Part II This is the second part of my original tale that details the events that took place on New Year's Eve, 1922 that transform Mary Crawley's life as well as that of many others at Downton. It goes hand in hand with "Patient #9, only this time we see Matthew Crawley's return to his home and family from his wife's point of view. This plausibly brings Matthew back.
Downton Abbey, K, English, Drama & Romance, words: 17k+, favs: 11, follows: 7, 9/19/2016, [Matthew C., Mary C.] Isobel C., T. Branson
22Resurrection - Part I This tale takes place at Downton on the final day of 1922 and goes hand in hand with the January 3rd journal entry in "Patient #9" that also details the life changing event that took place that day. This story, however, focuses on Mary Crawley's life that New Year's Eve as she learns just how strong the bond of love is and discovers that miracles can happen.
Downton Abbey, K, English, Romance, words: 12k+, favs: 26, follows: 16, 1/9/2016, [Matthew C., Mary C.] Isobel C., T. Branson
16Living in a Dream Set in my "Patient #9" AU, Matthew has been back at Downton less than two months and Mary is plagued by nightmares where she finds herself uncertain if her husband is truly alive. One such dream leads Mary and Matthew to passion and more than one revelation by Mary that changes their life together.
Downton Abbey, M, English, Drama & Romance, words: 8k+, favs: 13, follows: 6, 6/28/2015, [Matthew C., Mary C.]
18 These Things Are Sent To Test Us Set in my Patient #9 Universe where Matthew has survived his car accident and returned to Downton. In this tale, Mary, now seven months pregnant with their second child, discovers she may be suffering the same illness that took her youngest sister's life. Will tragedy strike the Crawley family once more?
Downton Abbey, K, English, Drama & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 26, follows: 12, 4/15/2015, [Matthew C., Mary C.] Dr. Clarkson