20 January 2012 @ 11:48 am
Title: For Better or Worse
Author: elirwen
Pairing: Arthur/Merlin, not even directly mentioned Gwen/Lancelot
Rating: PG-13
Genre: drama, hurt/comfort
Word Count: ~3800
Beta: [livejournal.com profile] ella_bane, being an awesome mod, did a wonderful additional beta job. Thank you!
Warnings: violence and injuries (not overly graphic), spoilery warning: **not permanent character death**
Summary: Saving Arthur's life, Merlin revealed himself as a warlock in front of the king. Now it's Arthur's turn to save Merlin.
A/N: Written as a gift for [livejournal.com profile] reni_m in [livejournal.com profile] merlin_holidays.
It's a first story in a 'verse I'm planning to expand in the future. The story is complete and without cliffhanger.
"Seize him," Uther yelled.
Two guards grabbed Merlin's arms.
"Father, don't," Arthur called out.
"Sorcery is a crime punishable by death. He brought this on himself."

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