3 Works in Violet Bridgerton & Lady Danbury
What if Benedict and Colin didn’t just tease Anthony but gave helpful advice…
turns out freedom ain't nothing but missing you (wishing i'd realised what i had when you were mine) by not_your_darling
10 Jun 2022
"I am sorry Pen. I truly am. Your guard is up and I know why. Because the last time you saw me is still burned in the back of your mind. So this is me swallowing my pride, standing in front of you, saying I am sorry for that night. I am sorry, I was a damned idiot. I am so sorry for saying those horrid things and for treating you so abominably when, in truth, you are my closest friend and any gentleman would be lucky to court you. Please know that if I could, I would reverse time and change it but I cannot," Colin said. He was, quite literally, begging.
Penelope stared at him from her seat on the armchair closest to the fireplace in the Aubrey Hall library. She had come in for some late night reading, unable to sleep thanks to her close proximity to her former best friend and the man she had loved that had broken her heart so terribly. To her unfortunate luck, Colin had entered the library, probably with the same idea in mind, only to get sidetracked by the sight of her.
- Part 6 of wherever we may go, we're a family
26 Jan 2021
"I stayed there
Dust collected on my pinned-up hair
They expected me to find somewhere
Some perspective, but I sat and stared
Right where you left me,"
until she didn't anymore.
Taylor Swift, right where you left me, or what it took for Colin Bridgerton to realize Penelope Featherington was precious and the love of his life.
- Part 2 of bridgerton as evermore/folklore.