06 Oct 2019
"A-Cheng, a-Xian." Jiang Yanli doesn't raise her voice, but they turn to her sheepishly anyways. "I'm glad both of you made it back safely."
"Me too, shijie," Wei Wuxian says, smiling up at her. He's pale and tired and there's sadness lingering at the corner of his eyes that wasn't there before he left, but his smile still shines like the sun brought down from the sky.
- Part 1 of a dream after waking
05 Oct 2019
Wei Wuxian cradles his husband in his arms and feels himself start to drift off, nestling his cheek against Lan Wangji's hair. Even if this is a dream, it's a good dream to let Wei Wuxian hold his husband like this, offer the comfort he was too afraid of rejection to give the first time they were in this cave together. A good dream.
(Well, first he has to remove his husband's very spiky hairpiece because it's stabbing him in the neck, clearly having been designed to be uncomfortable for the person wearing it, and also everyone else in the immediate vicinity, but after that it's all good.)
- Part 2 of a dream after waking