1 Work in Gudrun/Volstagg (Marvel)
24 Nov 2019
"Blighted by the hand of God..."
- King Henry VIII, speaking of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon.
"Oh Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars."
- Bette Davis, speaking to Paul Henreid, in Now Voyager
The marriage between Thor and Loki is an unhappy one, but it is one they hope to maintain, in order to protect the fragile alliance between their two countries. When the merchant, Tony Stark, arrives on a visit to the court at Hlidskjalf, a connection forms between him and Loki. Both of them married to another, neither wants it, but neither can break away, until the time comes for Tony to return to Midgard. Afterward, there are consequences that both must deal with, for having allowed themselves to grow so close.