erik lehnsherr

Chapters: 1/1
Fandom: X-Men (Movies)
Rating: Explicit
Relationships: Erik Lehnsherr/Charles Xavier
Characters: Charles Xavier, Erik Lehnsherr, Raven | Mystique, Hank McCoy, Original Character
Additional Tags: Alternate Universe - Modern Setting, Alternate Universe - No Powers, Espionage, Assassins & Hitmen, Dark Charles, Protective Erik, Seaside, Redemption, Dark, Angst

Summary: For the last ten years Charles has been working as an assassin for the government. On a mission in Russia he leaves behind witnesses for the first time, twins who watch as he kills their mother. Returning from the mission Charles ends up in a downward spiral, unable to sleep. Sent on holiday by his handler, Charles ends up in a seaside village in North Wales in an effort to find some peace.

A/N: So many thanks to eriknocherikyes for the beta and the wonderful feedback.This fic would not be what it is without my dear leafeylocket who helped me with the setting and the Britishisms, as well as endless headcanons on how all this was going to play out. Oh, and literary devices in French.Thank you to everyone for reading.

aw man I’m getting cherik ficbunnies for the first time in AGES tonight! >_<

[ muchas rambling under the readmore so’s I don’t spam ]

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Erik: The glasses were empty and so were the plates, and the candle on the table set the table cloth on fire shortly after since they didn’t get it a rest for it. But it was—-

Charles: It was the most adorable thing we’d ever seen. And even if we didn’t use the spot as a date, I guess you could say the children set us up.We started dating shortly afterwards.

Erik: But they faked a serious emergency so they were grounded for a few days. Even though the gesture was….sweet in short.