435Things Hidden » by Lala Kate S2 AU with elements of canon. Repeated meetings and misunderstandings forge a rocky path to be traversed.
Downton Abbey, M, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 19, words: 80k+, favs: 98, follows: 176, updated: 4/29/2018 published: 8/26/2013, Matthew C., Mary C.
526 Let's Be Strong » by Apollo888 Series 2 beginning at the concert in Episode 4, then going somewhere else. Strength and bravery are not only shown on the battlefield, or in the face of adversity. One must be strong to go after what one wants. One must be brave to bear the consequences. The sequel to Upon a Midnight Clear.
Downton Abbey, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 43, words: 266k+, favs: 140, follows: 149, updated: 7/5/2016 published: 12/25/2013, [Matthew C., Mary C.]
1k+A Girl You Knew » by La Donna Ingenua AU Matthew marries a very much alive Lavinia, and the show that flopped keeps flopping and the dance they danced keeps playing in their heads. Mary realizes she is not the only girl in the world, but a girl he once knew and decides to do the unexpected. While Mary comes back to life, Matthew realizes what he's given up. It's not what you think...or could it be? As of Chap 31, M.
Downton Abbey, M, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 44, words: 116k+, favs: 232, follows: 345, updated: 12/1/2015 published: 8/20/2012, Matthew C., Mary C.
17Once Upon a December » by Lucille Lucy Violet Crawley, the Dowager Countess of Grantham is suddenly faced with a part of her past, that she had kept secret for 50 years. With the visit of the Russian Prince Kuragin, memories have started to stir, and she is suddenly forced to deal with her own emotions, which is not something she is used to. Love, regret, pain and even lust is lurking under the surface.
Downton Abbey, T, English, Romance, chapters: 11, words: 15k+, favs: 26, follows: 33, updated: 12/26/2014 published: 10/7/2014, Violet C., I. Kuragin
613Lady Mary Crawley's Diary » by IlPostino Lady Mary Crawley's Diary, starting from series one. Some fluff, humour and a little hurt/comfort thrown in for good measure. Winner of two Highclere Awards! Chapter 29: The engagement party, part two. M/M
Downton Abbey, M, English, chapters: 29, words: 108k+, favs: 125, follows: 152, updated: 9/30/2014 published: 1/13/2013, Matthew C., Mary C.