Challenge: Alternate Universe
Word count: 100
A/N: Audienced by oconel.
symetric gave me the prompt: Merlin/Arthur, Uther finds out and there's no way out for Merlin. She didn’t say I can’t write a ModernDay!AU, so =P
ETA: X-posted @ my LJ.
Of all the barely legal men out there, why did he fixate on the headmaster’s son?
Arthur was a good student who didn’t give the staff any trouble. Except for his Literature teacher.
On Tuesdays, Merlin always wore long jackets, because Arthur would be right there with his pouty lips and pen-biting.
Today, Arthur had stayed behind and ambushed Merlin with a kiss. Of course, the headmaster just happened to wander by.
Lifting guilty hands from Arthur’s shoulders—to push him away, not clutch him closer—Merlin contemplated throwing himself out the midget-sized window.
“What is the meaning of this?”