The Best You Never Had (48947 words) by FuryRed
Relationships: Erik Lehnsherr/Charles Xavier, Azazel/Raven | Mystique (X-Men)
Characters: Erik Lehnsherr, Charles Xavier, Edie Lehnsherr, Sharon Marko, Raven | Mystique, Hank McCoy, Alex Summers, Sean Cassidy, Angel Salvadore, Azazel (X-Men)
Additional Tags: Alternate Universe - Modern: Still Have Powers, Erik is Crushing Harder than a 12-year Old Girl, Erik has Feelings, Erik Logic Is The Best Logic, Charles Xavier has a Ph.D in Adorable, Charles Always Says the Absolute Worst Thing He Could Possibly Say, Honestly Charles What Are You Thinking, Sharing a Bed, Misunderstandings, Mutual Pining, Fake/Pretend Relationship, Let’s not act like we’re over that tag because we’re not
By the time Erik is in his late twenties he has grown tired of his mother meddling in his love life- always setting him up on numerous dates with various suitors.
But then Erik’s mother offers to set him up with someone he used to know- the gorgeous blue-eyed boy Erik had a crush on in school, the boy Erik desperately wishes he had been nicer to.
How Erik ends up entering into a fake relationship with the man in order to keep his mother happy is anyone’s guess…