mossandrock  asked:

Den + Ria, noir AU

He was a slick-sharp man in a suit, now, but with a bit of warmth left for her in those eyes, like nearly-forgotten whiskey in an almost empty bottle. “Goddamn if there wasn’t a mage I wanted to see out of the Circle more, Ria.”

She laughed, hiding both her doubts and her trembling hands by wrapping them around his arm as she replied, “Well, Den, looks like you still can’t get rid of me even if you try, huh?”