my gif [merlin bbc]

“The neighbours think Aithusa is a very cute cat that loves a cuddle, but also a  a very weird one that doesn’t really meow right. If only they knew what it was they were putting their hands on an almost daily basis.”

The quick animation & style study that got way out of hand, grew legs of its own and somehow became this. 

Modern AU where kitty!Aithusa isn’t really a cat at all, Arthur is mildly (very) obsessed with mobile games and Merlin should have known better than to bring the crystal to the bedroom dammit 

Details on the bedsite table junk below, with thanks to @herrhasen​ and @clotpolesonly​ for the great ideas!