Come Into BeingFandom:
Once Upon a TimeCharacters:
Regina Mills, Emma Swan, Henry Mills, Prince Charming, Snow WhiteCategory:
Fluff, Angst, Season 3 Fix-It FicRating:
Regina Mills wakes up alone on one of the most important - and terrifying - days of her life. But it isn't all bad. Not until things take a turn for the worse. It was a long journey to get to where she and Emma Swan are now. Will it all have been for naught?Spoilers/Timeline:
Post Season 3/ 10 years down the roadAuthor’s Note:
Aw, man. Writing's been something I haven't done much if any of the past few years. So how did I dive back in? With the Swan Queen Big Bang: Banging All Summer,
of course. And it was a total blast. Many thank yous to the organizers. They did a wonderful job.
Many, many thanks to ohthesefeelingz for betaing this monstrosity for me, and to ludivinelaurel for her encouragement and support throughout writing this thing. I was feeling pretty jammed with this fic when I got her note cheering me on.Warnings:
Non-graphic mention and reference to the non consensual nature of Leopold's relationship with Regina.i.
The soft sigh of the door sliding shut and the faint click as it slipped back into place woke Regina. It didn’t take much. She had only drifted in and out of sleep the night before, but it wasn’t nightmares or the stress of the upcoming day that had kept her awake. It was the absence of warmth, the way the bed didn’t shift under slight movements and changes of position that weren’t her own, the occasional knee in her back, and cold toes slipped between her thighs seeking out warmth. It was because of the woman currently sneaking back into her bedroom.( Read more... )