Everything Is Never As It Seems by JALover7
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Summary: Set after 2.09, “Lady of the Lake.” Merlin does magic to save Arthur’s life…again. But this time, Arthur finds out. How does Arthur deal with the fact that the person he depends on and trusts the most has been keeping such a secret from him? Mostly Arthur’s PoV, but will shift at times to someone else’s.
Rated: PG13/12
Categories: FPF Gen Characters: Arthur, Merlin
Genre: Angst, Drama
Pairing: None
Warnings: none
Challenges:
Series: None
Chapters: 3 Completed: No
Word count: 7803 Read: 5604
Published: Oct 18, 2011 Updated: Oct 25, 2011
Story Notes:
Title: Everything Is Never As It Seems
Author: JALover7
Rating: PG-13
Genre: equal parts friendship and angst
Spoilers: up to 2.09; MAJOR spoilers for 2.08 “Sins of the Father” and 2.09 “Lady of the Lake”
Pairing: Arthur/Merlin friendship (possible subtext if you squint, but no more than the show)
Summary: Set after 2.09, “Lady of the Lake.” Merlin does magic to save Arthur’s life…again. But this time, Arthur finds out. How does Arthur deal with the fact that the person he depends on and trusts the most has been keeping such a secret from him? Mostly Arthur’s PoV, but will shift at times to someone else’s.
Disclaimer: Merlin is owned by the BBC.

1. Prologue: A Day Like Any Other Day by JALover7 [Reviews - 1] starstarstarstarstar (1351 words)

2. Chapter One: A Matter of Trust by JALover7 [Reviews - 1] starstarstarstarstar (2499 words)

3. Chapter Two: What Hurts the Most by JALover7 [Reviews - 4] starstarstarstarstar (3953 words)