trope:noir   3

Simple Beginnings
“Five hundred thousand?” Steve said in a rough gasp. “How-?” Mrs. Arbogast waved a hand dismissively. “Diamonds, mostly. And now the cat, my husband, and the collar have simply vanished without a trace.” Before Steve could ask anything more, Peggy’s hand was on his shoulder. “Excuse me,” she said, “how do you know your husband is the culprit?” “Oh, he’s been stealing money from me since I married him last year. Little amounts, you know, enough that I could indulge him.” Her smile was coy as she flicked her eyes at the hand Peggy rested on Steve’s shoulder. “Men are very worth it at times.”
au:alternatereality  trope:noir  length:5001-10000  CaptainAmerica  Marvel  Bucky/Peggy/Steve 
july 2017 by sansets
The Malteser Falcon
The name’s Perkins. Sue Perkins. I do cheating wives, embezzling secretaries, secret mistresses, and runaway daughters; I also solve cases, but that’s more of a day job.
rating:all  length:1001-5000  au:alternatereality  GreatBritishBakeOff  trope:noir 
january 2016 by sansets
The Nightly Newshawk
"What brings The Daily Tattle to my door at this time of night?" he asked, making a show of giving Barton his back as he closed and locked the front door.
au:alternatereality  trope:noir  Marvel  Avengers  Clint/Coulson 
july 2012 by sansets

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au:alternatereality  avengers  bucky/peggy/steve  captainamerica  clint/coulson  greatbritishbakeoff  length:1001-5000  length:5001-10000  marvel  rating:all 

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