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toestastegood - Urban Legend - X-Men: First Class (2011), X-Men (Movies) [Archive of Our Own]
For all that he claims not to believe in superstitions, there is not a single mirror in Charles's apartment. He keeps anything with a reflection out of the flat, and fixes his hair by touch instead of sight. Raven says it's possible to tell just by looking at him that he doesn't own a mirror. "No one would go out dressed like that consciously," she says - but her eyes are soft even as she teases him.

Sometimes, when he catches sight of himself in the reflection of a clean window or a still pond, there is an extra shadow behind him.

x-men  fanfic  slash  nsfw  charles/erik  au  author.toestastegood  rec.all_fanfic  rec.flawless 
december 2011 by lorem_ipsum
toestastegood: The Bawd and the John - Chapter 1 - X-Men: First Class (2011), X-Men (Movies) [Archive of Our Own]
"You seem to be in a much happier mood today, sir," Azazel says, after Erik manages to take the mistakes of an underling in his stride. He doesn't even threaten to have the idiot fired.

"I'm in the same mood as I always am," Erik insists, even if that isn't strictly speaking true. There may in fact be a certain bounce in his step.

[World-famous politician and conquering war hero Magneto has a crush on a brothel-keeper. It's nearly 40k words, and yet feels like it should be longer, because it has themes/subplots that can't be tied up neatly. OTOH, it's hilarious. -L]
x-men  fanfic  charles/erik  crackfic  alternate_universe  author.toestastegood  rec.all_fanfic  rec.funny 
september 2011 by lorem_ipsum

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