Out of Thought

by green_violin_bow


Ship
Mycroft / Lestrade
Word Count
80,564
Plot
Angst, Romance

Author's Summary

Mycroft finds that it is harder than he could have believed to push away the determined friendship (or something) of Greg Lestrade.

Comments

This fic weaves the plot lines of season one through three into a seamless whole, showing you John and Sherlock's adventures through the eyes of Mycroft and beginning to fill in all the background we missed out on.

Characterization

This fic humanizes Mycroft in an extraordinary way, letting him be stiff, reticent, diplomatic, and controlling while undoubtedly emotional, lonely, uncertain and changeable all the way.

Pacing

Slow

Tone

Hopeful