Written: Friday 9 May 2013.
Pairings: None, although there’re several could-be-preslashes lurking about.
Genre and tropes: Angstfluff. Shh. It’s a genre. Also, bunkerfic, reading to sick people, hurt/comfort, and the idea of home.
Word count: 2200.
Spoilers: Episode coda to 8x21.
Summary: The bunker doesn’t really feel like home right now. Dean is restless, Sam’s a mess, and Castiel just won’t heal. Until one day, for no obvious reason, he begins to get better.
Notes: Just in case anybody doesn’t recognise it, the book in question is The Wind In The Willows.
In her last text, Charlie asked how things were going back here at the hobbit hole. Coming from her, that’s... well, sweet, because Dean knows what she means by it, only just now Dean isn’t entirely sure it won’t be a grave instead.( Read more... )