when serendipity whispers: chapter one
knotted with (false) memories
for @alyseb630–who is not only our biggest supporter, but the reason why this story exists. we love you.
Summary: If serendipity is having good luck and fortune by happenstance, then in this universe they have none. Because in most stories they meet their true loves in France, but magic would have to exist for that.
(And here’s a secret: it does.)
(Also on AO3).
[p.s. thanks to @tei-gen for helping with the translation we needed!]
It always comes back to this moment, he realizes as his back is flat pressed to a cold hard ground and his Lady is over him. It’s the exact same scene where words are glued to the inside of his mouth and refuse to be spoken.