Jealous Gods by xiaq
02 Oct 2014
He wants to say:
If Pablo Naruda had seen your eyes he would have written twenty poems of love and one song of despair about them.
But people aren’t supposed to say things like that. So he doesn’t.
Au-John is invalided home much sooner in his military career, and is working at the hospital when Sherlock is brought into the ER.
- Part 1 of Jealous Gods
05 Aug 2016
The kid stilled, his eyes going sharp in a way that made James want to reach for his weapon. He remembered he didn’t have one, then remembered he was talking to a 13 year old the size of a cocker spaniel and he didn’t need a weapon anyway.
“Give me access to MI6’s computers and I could take over the world,” the boy said softly.
“Not exactly what we’re trying to accomplish, but an interesting option all the same,” James said, pursing his lips. “What’s your name?”
“Because, if I’m going to recruit you that’s something I’ll need to know.”
This is the origin story of Q/James Bond's relationship had they met quite a bit sooner in their MI6 careers. It is also a continuation/expansion of Jealous Gods, but it should make sense as a stand-alone piece. It will be formatted like Jealous Gods, going back and forth between present and past. Apologies in advance for any mistakes!
- Part 2 of Jealous Gods