Fandom: Downton Abbey
Rating: General Audiences
Warnings: No Archive Warnings Apply
Relationships: Mary Crawley/Matthew Crawley
Characters: Matthew Crawley, Isobel Crawley, Mary Crawley, Elsie Hughes, Joseph Molesley
Additional Tags: Alternate Universe - Hogwarts, Culture Shock, Squibs, Meet-Cute
Series: Part 3 of Houses Alike in Dignity
Matthew and Isobel Crawley were quite shocked when an owl swooped down and dropped an envelope on their breakfast table.
Title: I appreciate your appreciation
Pairing: Daisy/Andy (Mrs Patmore/Mr Mason implied)
Summary: Daisy makes Andy take the last steps more quickly than he expected.
Author's Note: Spoilers for the last Christmas special. My take on these two with added fluff. With big thanks to kingtouchy for beta reading; all errors are mine. 1,185 words.
Fandom: Downton Abbey/ Hogwarts AU
Characters: Sybil Crawley/Tom Branson, Mary Crawley
Notes: Sequel to Snakes & Lions
"Honestly Sybil, he's practically a house elf," Mary exclaimed when she caught them kissing in the stacks.
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Happy Downton Day! Here's the episode discussion/reaction post for the 2015 Christmas Special! What did you think of the final ever episode? :')
Please note that there will be spoilers in the comments for those who haven't seen the episode as it airs in the UK!
And there are 100+ episode stills here!
What are you most looking forward to / do you have any thoughts on what might happen this episode?
Please note the comments in the post will contain potential spoilers!
Title: Trust and Providence
Author: Rachel Smith Cobleigh
Fandom: Downton Abbey
Pairing: Mary/Matthew, Sybil/Tom (STEAMM)
Genre: Romance, Hurt/Comfort, Drama
Length: 422,200+ words
Status: In progress
Story Summary: What if Mary had trusted Matthew with her secret and immediately accepted his first proposal? An alternate universe starting from episode 1x06, tightly interwoven with canon. Major Sybil/Tom, and some Edith/Anthony, Anna/Bates, Cora/Robert, and Carson/Hughes. Includes depictions of intimacy, discussions of faith and philosophy, strong language, disturbing wartime imagery, racial slurs, and character death (but Mary/Matthew and Sybil/Tom end happily!)
New Chapter Summary: Amidst various conflicts, the Crawley family goes to Duneagle to celebrate Christmas. Rose learns a valuable lesson, Matthew makes an important business decision, and Tom and Sybil finally get married!
Title: The oldest, yet the latest thing
Pairing: (eventual) Thomas Barrow/Jimmy Kent; (past) Thomas Barrow/Edward Courtenay
Rating: NC-17 (overall)
Spoilers: set post Christmas Special 2012
Warnings: explicit sexual situations; references to the Great War; period-specific homophobia, misogyny and outdated concepts of gender roles (all of which the author explicitly doesn’t subscribe to); probably some strong language thrown in for good measure
Summary: Jimmy has a secret. Thomas is lonely. A sudden rain shower and an umbrella might change both those things …
Read part 4: here on AO3!
Previous parts: here.
(Since I'm currently having trouble posting to livejournal, I've decided to link to AO3 only. The story is the same, however.)