In this year of 2016, the fanfiction that became a milestone for literature, fashion and pop culture in an unprecedent manner, the legendary My Immortal, becomes 10 years old. Above is my compilation of all the main astonishingly well-written characters, as well as the variations on our most beloved mary sue’s iconic outfits.
Here are some impressive numbers on My Immortal’s original 44 chapters:
the main character wears a total of 23 carefully detailed outfits. her love interest, darko malfoy, comes at a far second, with 9 outfits.
the color ‘black/blak’ is mentioned 291 times. ‘goth / goffik / gothik’ and others appear around 101 times.
there are about 50 instances of crying, as well as 56 mentions of blood.
my chemical romance or its members are referenced 68 times. other interesting references are good charlotte (38 times), marylin manson (12 times). evanescence is mentioned 2 times as ‘evinezenz’, ‘evonezcence’ and its frontwoman, Amy Lee, 5 times, all properly capitalized.
‘fuck/fucking/fucker’ is used 129 times.
the word ‘prep’ and its variations are used around 78 times.