The World on a String

by primroseshows


Ship
Mycroft / Lestrade
Word Count
6306
Plot
Character Study

Author's Summary

Mycroft would like Lestrade in the palm of his hand. Simple.

Comments

This fic alludes to classic Mystrade tropes - bringing the two together over Sherlock's addiction, over Lestrade's failing marriage, over long hours and tough cases and loneliness - and twists them in a very different light.

Characterization

Spot On - This fic builds Dark!Mycroft in an exquisite way.

Pacing

Steady

Tone

Foreboding