Time and Weddings
It had been a while since anyone had tried to pick him up, but Lestrade was almost certain that was what was happening now.
- Part 1 of Time and Weddings
November 1986. Mycroft has just graduated from University. London lies before him and two incompatible worlds await. The first is the seedy, thrilling, world of cottaging - meeting strangers in public lavatories for anonymous sex. The second is a career in the secret service, but gay men are barred from holding high security posts. The consequences of discovery would be catastrophic and the police are always on the lookout for easy arrests. Rumours about police entrapment abound and soon a dark-eyed young man begins to frequent Mycroft’s haunts. He’s gorgeous; he’s also - quite obviously - a police officer.
- Part 2 of Time and Weddings