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Land of the Living by amdg2846
No Archive Warnings Apply, bus stop scene, TV canon compliant, minor trauma flashbacks, Hurt/Comfort, Angst, Eventual Smut, joy, True Love, Mutual Pining, Crowley's Flat, Body Swap, Poetry, a light sprinkling of theology, Terrified plants, minor drunken shenanigans, Sexual Tension, casually having an existential crisis all the time, the solution is to bone down, Idiots in Love, they're both morosexuals, in a morosexual relationship, Crowley is so in love he's a blithering dumbass, First Time, First Kisses, Aziraphale lying to himself, gift-love!Aziraphale, need-love!Crowley, at first..., Porn with Feelings, metaphysical smut, Fear of loss, Fear of Death, they have 3 brain cells between them, Crowley.exe not responding, Suffering, Acceptance, Self-Deception, anxious waiting, Happy Ending, Protective Aziraphale (Good Omens), Pining Crowley (Good Omens), Pining Aziraphale (Good Omens), Dream Sex, Angst with a Happy Ending, Emotional Hurt/Comfort, Slow Burn, kind of, Dining at the Ritz (Good Omens), Protective Crowley, Communication Failure, really Crowley is just an obtuse disaster, Crowley loves Aziraphale (Good Omens), Aziraphale loves Crowley (Good Omens), Aziraphale's Bookshop, Apologies, Love Confessions, Misunderstandings, Manipulation, the bandstand at battersea, Victorian Flower Language, Just lots of feelings, Forgiveness, Emotional Sex, Explicit Consent, Implied Consent, Top Aziraphale (Good Omens), Bottom Crowley (Good Omens), Making Love, Rough Kissing, Hand Kisses, Ineffable Bureaucracy, hints of Gabrielzebub, because I love them that's why, comic interlude, St. James's Park, Picnics, the smut continueth, religious themed smut, hellooooo friends enjoy this light blasphemy, the fic gods have decreed, Morning Wood, it's me i'm the fic, gods, Developing Relationship, bureaucratic silliness, with a twist of moral theology, Crowley your hickeys are showing, Gabriel Being a Dick, Defiant Love, eternal love, Paperwork, briefly indulging in a plot, before returning to smut and feelings, Emotional Hurt, Oral Sex, Nightmares, Anti-Capitalism, Crowley said eat the rich, love and mysticism, theater date, Aziraphale is hornt, Playful Sex, Anal Sex, oops should have tagged that way sooner, it's been going on for a while now, Switching, Aziraphale to Crowley pls fuck me, wanting your bf to raw you using the delicate metaphors of 19th century homoerotic literature, anxious dithering, Insecurities, Aziraphale said no dispensations for the rich, abuse of plants, Wrath of God, Aziraphale in this house we don't listen to Nietzsche OR Plotinus, and YES! Aziraphale IS reading The Gay Science, Free Will, Choices, Cooperative Choice, Liberation, Power Dynamics, Things getting Intense fam, it's all very metaphysical, maybe you didn’t follow this story for a trippy theological horror sequence, but you’re gOnNA GET OnE, the Title Drop has arrived, Hope, Recovery, sexual healing lmao, Bedside Vigils, Rules Lawyering, Aziraphale is a thirsty hoe, and Crowley is a coquettish little shit, Finally giving Aziraphale what he wants, Bottom Aziraphale (Good Omens), Top Crowley (Good Omens), Consent is Sexy, Food Play, They're married now, staying in bed the whole damn day, Pride and Humility, Fluff, Domestic Fluff, intimacy issues, Aziraphale is here to drink scotch and suck a dick, and he's all out of scotch, getting your dick sucked as a metaphor for the acceptance of divine grace, God is going to smite me for writing this fic, Smug Bitch Aziraphale, Crowley gets off so hard he ascends to the great beyond and forgets what century it is, and he is Very Cranky about it, Resolution, Reconciliation, New Beginnings, comic epilogue, and here are the tags for literary references:, G.K. Chesterton, Sappho - Freeform, song of solomon, The Gospels, Prayer of St. Ambrose, Shakespeare, The Tempest, Neo-Platonism, Nietzsche, the gay science, Die fröliche Wissenschaft, C.S. Lewis - Freeform, The Great Divorce, The myth of Prometheus, Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden - Freeform, The Book of Isaiah, and a shoutout to, Proust, for the literary psychology of waking up
Having defied Heaven and Hell for the sake of the world and each other, an angel and a demon prepare to face the consequences, and finally embrace what they truly fought for.

"...we have passed a door; and felt the wind that is the trumpet of liberty blow over the land of the living." -G.K. Chesterton, The Everlasting Man
july 2019 by thecrepening

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