“Because you’ve been through enough. The both of you have been through so much, and it’s time to just be happy, okay?” she continued, rather more gently. “It’s time. You asked for my help, and I’m giving it. Let yourself be happy, Sherlock Holmes.”
Sherlock and John work toward becoming something more as they prepare to host the Holmes parents at 221B for the holidays.
Written for the 25 Days of Fic-Mas 2015 challenge on tumblr. Chapter 16 is the only explicit one and can be easily skipped. The rest of the fic is rated T.
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4 Feb 2016
What does Sherlock want? What does John need? And what if those answers aren't the same?
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6 Jun 2014