4 Works in Jessica Brody/Mike Faber
A multi-chap future I've imagined for Carrie and Brody and company. Involves lots of familiar faces, and one of my own creation named Farrah. Set post S2 finale. Carrie/Brody centric but many other relationships/dynamics explored throughout. Still very much a work in progress. Reviews are appreciated!
Carrie, Brody, Mike Faber and Jessica attend a Marine Corp ball. One shot, set post 2x11, very very much AU. Warning for extreme fluff. Take as you will.
He can feel her whole body trembling, like it's physically exhausting for her to say these things and stand up at the same time. A trip down the rabbit hole to wonderland isn't complete without a little madness.
He's her prisoner in this room and his room and in his head because she's the only one with the power to free him.
He stares at a spot on the wall, though instead of blank, non-descript concrete, he sees the way she looked at him when they stood in front of the fire, before she bent her head to his chest and kissed all the evil out of the scars that clung to his skin like Abu Nazir's personal leeches.
He doesn't know how to lie to her about this – the bomb? The war? The sleeper operatives? Sure. How he feels about her? Not so much.
Instead he tells her the only truth he's sure of right now.
"I'm sorry I hurt you."