4Family Dino Days An AU - Matthew Crawley takes his pretty wife Mary and his three children to the Jurassic Coast on holiday during a school break. The Seashell Inn is run by H. Talbot, and one Mr. T. Gillingham runs the front desk. George is obsessed with dinosaurs, and at least one raptor becomes obsessed with the Alpha Raptor's mate...
Downton Abbey, T, English, Romance & Adventure, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 5, 12/31/2017, Isobel C., Matthew C., Mary C., George C.
5 Matthew, Matthew David! » The gentle heir to a Yorkshire estate is no mere man after all. David Haller became Matthew Crawley in order to put things in motion that would save Europe many years later. But the mission must end, no matter how happy a man he has become...
Downton Abbey & Legion, T, English, Drama & Sci-Fi, chapters: 2, words: 773, favs: 4, follows: 5, updated: 4/19/2017 published: 3/23/2017, Matthew C., Mary C., George C., David H./Legion
46The Beautiful Game is Played » It is August, 1957, and Matt Crawley and Billy Mason have just made it onto the reserve team of Manchester United! What a thrill! The world opens up for the two friends and they meet pretty girls - the daughter of a man who manages another team and a ticket seller. Then comes tragedy in Munich... (Deals with the Munich Air Disaster on 6 February, 1958, and its aftermath.)
Downton Abbey, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 29, words: 22k+, favs: 7, follows: 22, updated: 9/18/2016 published: 8/9/2014, Matthew C., Mary C., William M., Daisy
5Mothering Sunday Plans Matthew and Tom bring their eldest children and their niece Marigold to the flower shop in Ripon, as the next day is Mothering Sunday
Downton Abbey, K, English, Family & Humor, words: 948, favs: 13, follows: 3, 3/6/2016, Matthew C., T. Branson, Sybbie B., George C.
5The Downton Nativity Play The youngsters of Downton village - ten-year-old Matthew Crawley, his little cousins, Mary, Edith and Sybil, Tommy Branson, Evelyn Napier, Lavinia Swire, Daisy Robinson, Billy Mason, and Thomas Barrow - are in the annual parish Nativity play at church. Shyness and sibling rivalry give way to simplicity, innocence and charm. Also features the grownups of Downton village.
Downton Abbey, K+, English, Family & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 7, follows: 3, 12/27/2015, Isobel C., Matthew C., Mary C., Sybil C.
7 A Christmas Tree in Manchester Dr. Matt Crawley, his beloved Mary and their exuberant little son decorate a tree on Christmas Eve, at the same time as a big game for Manchester United. In 'The Beautiful Game is Played' universe, set much later, long after everyone's life has changed.
Downton Abbey, K+, English, Family & Humor, words: 969, favs: 3, follows: 1, 12/27/2014, Isobel C., Matthew C., Mary C., OC
6The Bonfire Tale George, Viscount Downton, is on the way to his first celebration of Guy Fawkes Night with his father, Matthew, Lord Grantham. A wonderful time for father and son to bond some more on a chilly evening. For MM Tribute Day - for indeed the story of Matthew and Mary is as nice as nice can be in all its forms.
Downton Abbey, K, English, Family, words: 816, favs: 6, follows: 3, 11/7/2014
11The Downton Heritage Site » Downton Abbey has long since been turned over to the British Heritage Trust as an example of a small, once working estate. It occasionally opens for tours, six times a year. A tour guide in the midst of her scripts is asked about what was known of Matthew and Mary's romance, since monuments to the two strongly suggest a strong bond.
Downton Abbey, K, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 3, words: 2k+, favs: 5, follows: 12, updated: 10/11/2014 published: 3/15/2014, Isobel C., Matthew C., Mary C., George C.
6Christmas and STEAMMing Hot Chocolate A holiday treat for all my fellow STEAMM Shippers!
Downton Abbey, K+, English, Romance & Family, words: 1k+, favs: 5, follows: 5, 9/14/2014, Matthew C., Mary C., Edith C., Anthony S.
6The Matt Crawley Show » Happy MM AU Fest Day! With much love from The Matthew Review where this was first published on Tumblr with sound clips. With sincere admiration of Graham Nash, as well as of Dan Stevens, Michelle Dockery and Manchester United.
Downton Abbey, K+, English, Romance, chapters: 4, words: 4k+, favs: 3, follows: 4, updated: 7/28/2014 published: 6/27/2014, Matthew C., Mary C., T. Branson
8 Half Herself, Until He Comes "Half Herself, Until He Comes" is the solution to the whole problem of who Mary should be with, who she should be married to - being without her true love, alone to raise their baby son, is a nightmare. In this fic, Mary wakes up from a morphine-induced nightmare after just having given birth to George, and finds the one who will be by her side to love and comfort them both.
Downton Abbey, K+, English, Romance & Family, words: 1k+, favs: 10, follows: 2, 3/28/2014, Isobel C., Matthew C., Mary C., George C.
5What is Love? II: Mary is Still in Love with You From when the Dowager Countess declares this to Matthew to when his own mother does, the knowledge bubbles underneath the surface, along with the powerful feelings he himself feels he must forego. Chapter I previously published in the Matthew Review
Downton Abbey, T, English, words: 821, favs: 1, follows: 4, 3/17/2014, Violet C., Isobel C., Matthew C., Mary C.
2 What is Love? I: Are You Still In Love With Matthew Crawley? We know she is… We know Sir Richard Carlisle is enough to make the two cousins extremely cautious even if they can't deny what they feel. Previously published in the Matthew Review.
Downton Abbey, T, English, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 3/17/2014, Matthew C., Mary C., R. Carlisle