sorry guys do you remember a fic where Steve goes on long mission with Clint and has a beard when he comes back? Bucky is really into it but the Avengers thinks it doesn't suit him? I think Bucky helps Steve trim it in one scene? The author has at least one more Stucky fic - Steve gets hit with sleeping curse (like a Sleeping Beauty), Bucky wakes him up with a kiss but doesn't admit it. The villian attacks with spells based on fairy tales - Sam boots start dancing and Bucky eats poisoned apple.
Steve looked good, He looked hale and hearty and uninjured in his leather jacket, too-tight shirt, and jeans. He got off the motorcycle and his movements were graceful and fluid - no obvious signs of injury. He took off his helmet and –
Steve had a beard.
Bucky’s mechanical hand spasmed oddly.
and the other fic
“It could be alien technology,” Natasha offered, folding her arms over her chest. “Something he stumbled on. They’re still finding things from the Chitauri so it’s not impossible. But the simplest answer is the most likely.”
“How is magic the simplest answer?” Stark asked.
In which Steve is Sleeping Beauty and true love’s kiss doesn’t have to be requited. Or does it?