2 Works in Maverlies
Ferelden is dying. A Blight stalks its cities and its highways, and only an interim government is left to keep order. Where armies have fallen, bands of mercenaries and refugees now haunt the old keeps and the abandoned skylines, and one lone scientist has hope for a cure.
The only headache is the soldier on his trail. A soldier determined to uncover his secrets, and determined to make his problems her own. With the future of the country hanging in the balance, neither of them have time for distractions. Nothing has ever been more problematic.
Well, that and the fact that he might as well be the walking dead himself.
"Seeking to forget makes exile all the longer; the secret of redemption lies in remembrance." -Richard von Weizsaecker
Nathaniel comes to be a murderer and winds up in the dungeons of his home a thief. But there's somebody else down there in the dark: a woman who claims the title of murderer with far too much ease, and hates pease porridge just as much as he does.
One is spared. The other is left behind.
Awakening AU, wherein Ser Cauthrien is imprisoned at Vigil's Keep.