A Cure For Nightmares, 7/12?Author: pica_scribit
(complete fic archive
~19,000 and countingGenre:
Drama, Romance, Non-Magic AURating:
R (so far, but will be NC-17)Timeline:
Marauders' 6th YearCharacters:
Sirius Black, Remus Lupin, James Potter, Peter Pettigrew, and a few other familiar facesPairing(s):
Remus/Sirius, mentioned James/Lily, Peter/OFCDisclaimer:
Harry Potter characters and the wizarding world are the sole property of J. K. Rowling. I own nothing except my own ideas, and make no profit. No copyright infringement is intended.Chapter Synopsis:
Sirius is miserable until Remus shares another secret that changes everything.Chapter Warnings:
Recreational drug use. Liberties taken with 1970's British boarding school culture.Author's Note:
I'm having a hard time working on this and A Conspiracy of Cartographers
in tandem, so I think I'm just going to try and finish this, since it's shorter and easier, so I can devote the attention to aCoC
that it deserves. Sorry if this is disappointing for anyone, but I promise that I will be getting back to it SOON.Excerpt:
"Thought you'd be here," said the brown-haired boy. "Can I talk to you?"
Sirius nodded, and Remus slumped down the wall beside him, staring straight ahead. There was a moment's awkwardness before Sirius realised he was being less than sociable, and passed the joint to Remus. As Remus took a deep drag, Sirius cleared his throat, knowing that he owed it to Remus to admit his guilt before the other boy began leveling accusations at him.
"Sorry," he mumbled, eyes fixed on his hands. "So sorry. Was an awful thing to do. And I know you're not queer."
He held his breath, waiting to see what Remus would make of his apology. Remus had come to him, after all, he slowly realised, and it didn't seem a very Remus-like thing to do -- to smoke the last of his grass and then tell him to fuck off. So maybe --(Chapter Seven: Where There's Smoke)
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