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Happy Ending (2) Masterlist

part one

A Lovely Night (ao3) - KikiKiana

Summary: Phil is struggling, it’s hard being an up and coming (hopefully) actor in L.A. He works at a coffee shop, lives with his three friends, Jack, Felix and Mark. But then he finds Dan. And it everything changes. Dan is also struggling, with hardly enough money to buy food, he aspires to revive Jazz in the modern world. Nothing’s going to plan, but then he meets Phil.

Apartment 5B (ao3) - somanydestiel

Summary: Having just moved into a new apartment, Dan is worried that his piano playing is bothering his new neighbors until a note slips under his door requesting a song.

Blue - lunar-scrolls

Summary: Dan’s world is gray, and he’s not sure if he’s going to ever feel ok. But then there’s Phil, who brings a new color to Dan’s life.

Can’t Help The Itch To Touch- To Kiss (ao3) - thescienceofphan

Summary: Phil is deaf and Dan is a manwhore. When people see them together, they worry about Phil’s emotional well being and shame on Dan for targeting a deaf boy, but it’s not like that. Not at all.

Extra Ordinary (ao3) - lowlights

Summary: In a world of superheroes and cunning villains, Phil Lester seems to be the only one who isn’t granted a power. But after being abducted by Dan Howell, a.k.a Lynx, the world’s most wanted villain, he discovers that maybe being ordinary isn’t so bad after all.

Find Your Way Back (ao3) - jewelphan

Summary: Dan is a pretty boy who has many friends, he has a secret passion for art, but chooses to sit with the wrong people. Phil is a hot boy who has a few friends and he has a passion for music, . They aren’t friends, but they both go to a party and their whole world is turned upside down. Something awful and unspeakable happens to Dan, and Phil just happens to be there after it happens. Can Dan ever be happy again after what happened or will Phil have to guide him back to happiness?

I Will Follow Where This Takes Me - curiosityandrain

Summary: Dan has a great life, he has an amazing job as a photographer and he lives in New York.. Phil is an independent filmmaker who hires Dan to be his cinematographer for his upcoming feature film after his usual cinematographer was involved in an accident. The two hit it and become instant friends. Weeks of working together everyday helps develop their friendship and slowly but surely, Dan realises his feelings for Phil run deeper than just friendship. The only problem is, Phil’s taken.

Let Me Down Gently (ao3) - INeverHadMyInternetPhase

Summary: AU in which Dan is (briefly) a lawyer, until he gets fired and kicked out by his girlfriend. Wandering alone at night looking for a place to stay, he happens across a slightly strange man who introduces himself as Phil and who owns a B&B. Without much choice, Dan takes up the offer to stay there, and quickly grows to have a certain fondness for Phil. There’s only one problem: Phil runs the B&B with his long-term partner Alex.

Let Me Feel Your Heartbeat (ao3) - itislacey

Summary: A year after the death of his parents, Dan finds that the only reason he’s able to get up in the mornings is because of the ring on his finger - the one that beats to the rhythm of his soulmate’s heart. Soon enough, Dan finds another reason to wake up in the mornings. And he supposes that’s due to a kind stranger who keeps invading his thoughts.

Mirrors (ao3) - pastelpunkdan

Summary: Living with depression and a panic disorder is not always the best way to live, and when you admit things that you never would have admitted, things become worst. But would you ever want to see what you would be like happy? Dan did.

NotDanHowell - gorgeousdan

Summary: Dan has a guilty pleasure: phan blogs. It’s a mixture of conceited arrogance and morbid curiosity, really. And really, it’s a mixture of these two things that lead to him catfishing members of his phandom and becoming a headcanon blog. After all, what harm can one headcanon do?

Nothing Like A Storybook (ao3) - Merrydith

Summary: Dan Howell is an aloof loner and Phil Lester a well-known weirdo. In theory they are worlds apart, but a chance post-party meeting under the Manchester moonlight sends their lives spiraling and soon they find they have a lot more in common than they thought.

Only Fools (Do What I Do) - lolester

Summary: Dan and Phil were used to fans saying they were together, coming up with countless theories and analysing their every touch. It didn’t bother them; neither of them thought of the other as anything more than just a friend. That is, until a joke Phil made was misinterpreted, and somehow Dan thought they were dating and it was all Phil’s fault. Breaking up with Dan was going to be hard, though, and Phil didn’t want to ruin their friendship. Things were spiralling out of control.

Rebellion (ao3) - VegaPancakes

Summary: Phil Lester has known Dan for a while now. About three years, in fact. They are fantastic friends, maybe even best friends, and they would always tell each other everything. Right? Dan Howell is a secret leader of the Rebels. He doesn’t want Phil to know. Because if Phil find out, he might want to join. And that will get his best friend killed. So once Daniel leaves the gates of Manchester’s Hall for ages 11-18, he puts on his mask and enters a new personality.

The Summer - snowbunnylester, botanistlester

Summary: Dan Howell has spent the last three summers at Camp Bergamot, but it’s never been quite like this before. This year, he faces a summer full of new friends, a new relationship, and an entirely new view on his own sexuality. Perhaps Camp Bergamot should be renamed camp self discovery  for all the changes Dan has gone through, but one thing’s for sure - despite all the hiccups and the drama, he just might have found the love of his life.

Waiting, Hoping With Each Breath - botanistlester

Summary: After Dan’s girlfriend breaks up with him, Phil finds his best friend suddenly a lot closer than he’s ever remembered them being before. For some reason, he doesn’t mind it much at all. In fact, Phil quite enjoys the late night cuddles and the way Dan clings to him whenever they watch television. He probably enjoys it a little bit too much.

Water Boy - elliesfics

Summary: Dan’s high school football season is coming to a close. The only thing worse than having his archenemy Phil Lester on the same team is the fact that he can’t even play this season. But that’s just the surface problem… the secret Dan is keeping behind closed doors is only getting harder to deal with and he worries he can’t take very much more.