“Why the FUCK am I dying in this scenario?”
“Because people are dying. Because that’s what’s happening!”
“I’m twenty-five!” Mickey looks appalled and he’s not exactly wrong.
“I know. But… you smoke.”
“So do you, asshole.”
Summary: Ian and Mickey figuring out marriage, and each other, in the middle of a global crisis. Canon compliant to the end of season 10.
- Part 1 of For Better
Mickey's always thought there isn't love without violence. Maybe it isn't so.
Fandoms: Shameless (US)
25 Jun 2020
After suffering through a particularly brutal cold and flu season, Mickey and Ian put in their best efforts to quit smoking.
"Cold turkey is hard enough when you aren't a pair of felons with a short fuse and some seriously fucked up brain chemistry."
Two years after Ian and Mickey escaped the clutches of a serial killer, they're working to build a normal life together. Mickey is working at a restaurant, and Ian is trying to come to terms with being a survivor.
A one-shot sequel to TSTLSOOM.
- Part 2 of TSTLSOOM
When Mickey runs into Ian, it's been two years and the redhead is nothing like the freckly nerd he remembers sharing a chemistry book with in high school. Because someone is watching Ian, someone who seems capable of terrible things. Soon Ian is trying to get to the bottom of what's going on, while Mickey struggles to protect him. Can they stay a step ahead of the killer before it's too late?
- Part 1 of TSTLSOOM
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21 Jan 2021