Recs

Fic Rec: “Once Burned” by Alchemine (Albus/Minerva; G)

Link: Once Burned
Author: Alchemine
Characters: Minerva McGonagall, Albus Dumbledore, Tom Riddle
Summary: The Headmaster and his deputy meet just before dawn.
Rating: G
Word count: ~745

This very short fic (from 2002) is an atmospheric, bittersweet moment between Albus and Minerva after his hand is cursed. It’s mini-portrait of a relationship from a late point of attack that hints at the difficulties and disappointments that would almost certainly plague any romance between these two characters.

It’s too short to include an excerpt; just read the fic.

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s