I can’t believe you did it!” she exclaimed. “How did you get Magnus to let Jace leave?”
“Traded him for Alec,” Clary said.
Isabelle looked mildly alarmed. “Not permanently?”
“No,” said Jace. “Just for a few hours. Unless I don’t come back,” he added thoughtfully. “In which case, maybe he does get to keep Alec. Think of it as a lease with an option to buy.”
Isabelle looked dubious. “Mom and Dad won’t be pleased if they find out.”
“That you freed a possible criminal by trading away your brother to a warlock who looks like a gay Sonic the Hedgehog and dresses like the Child Catcher from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang?” Simon inquired. “No, probably not.
Magnus and Alec’s Beauty and the Beast (Shadowhunters x Disney)
«Alec dreams of adventure and brushes off Victor Aldertree, an arrogant hunter who wants Alec to convince his sister,
Isabelle, to marry him and leave her job as a doctor.
Lost in the forest while traveling to a patient’s home,
Isabelle seeks refuge in the High Warlock castle, who imprisons her. Alec ventures out in search for her and finds her
locked in the castle’s dungeon. The High Warlock, whose name is Magnus, agrees to let him take Isabelle’s place.
When Alec wanders into the forbidden West Wing, Magnus, enraged, frightens him into the woods. He is cornered by wolves, but Magnus rescues Alec and gets injured in the process. He begins to develop feelings for him while he nurses his wounds.»