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Fredericka von Eberhardt ([personal profile] trulyis) wrote in [community profile] bakerstreet2013-11-29 08:15 pm

random scenario meme

THE RANDOM SCENARIO MEME 3.0



- Post your character, name, and series in the subject. Include any preferences as well.
- Go to RNG and enter 1-7 for a scene type, and 1-20 for a scene to play out.
- Have fun!





TYPE OF SCENE.
① Action → Gun fights, bar brawls, fights to the death are all possible scenarios.
② Angst → Characters suffer emotionally or physically from relationships breaking up, death, injury, etc. Hurt and comfort themes are included.
③ Crack → Genderswaps, super powers, sudden compulsions are all possible outcomes.
④ Fluff → Something that is devoid of angst. It's light-hearted and might have the overtone of romance.
⑤ Gen → General fun, things that didn't fit in the other categories.
⑥ Sex → First times, kinks, even dubcon are all possible themes of sex related scenarios.
⑦ Your choice → Think of your own scenario, choose one of the above or make a combo even!




ACTION.
① Zombies → It's the zombie apocalypse, lock and load!
② Bar brawl → You had one too many drinks, said something wrong, and now you're being asked to take it outside.
③ Chase → You're caught in a high speed chase.
④ Gun fight → You're caught in a big shoot-out.
⑤ Fight with a friend → You're fighting with a friend, all out.
⑥ Interrogation → You're being interrogated for some offense you've done.
⑦ Aliens → Aliens are attacking and you're not going to take your probe laying down!
⑧ Final battle → This is it. The battle that will end all the fighting for you. Will you win? Will you get that peace you want?
⑨ Training → You're not actually fighting, just training for the inevitable.
⑩ No hope → You know this fight has no hope. It's not going to end well for anyone involved, but you can't turn away.
⑪ Sneaking in → You're stealing a diamond or sneaking in to kick some bad guy butt, but whatever it is, you have to practice stealth.
⑫ Blue wire → You're faced with a bomb that needs to be disarmed.
⑬ Fight for honour → You've been disgraced or someone you care about has, so it's time to fight for honour.
⑭ Showdown → Time for a cowboy-style showdown. Whoever draws the fastest wins.
⑮ War → You're caught in the middle of a war here. Remember to keep your chin up and keeping fighting.
⑯ Apocalypse → The apocalypse finally happened and now you're left to scavenge and fight for whatever is left.
⑰ Sabotage → It's time to sabotage someone's plan! How is entirely up to you. Do you set up a bomb in their toilet? Do you double cross them at the last minute?
⑱ Big damn hero → You know you have to handle this one alone, so that means disarming or knocking unconscious the person who wants to join you.
⑲ Fight club → You know the rules... you're in an underground fighting ring and you're fighting with all you've got.
⑳ Threaten → You've just been sent here to rough them up a little, threaten them into behaving.

ANGST.
① Injury / illness → Your character has become injured or ill! To what extent is the mun's choice.
② Last moments → You character has been gravely injured and this is their last chance to say their last words.
③ Depression → Your character is depressed, what actions they take is up to the mun.
④ Betrayed → You character has been betrayed by the other. How do they react?
⑤ Tortured → Your character is being tortured and needs rescuing or at least a sympathetic ear to help him through it.
⑥ Jealousy → Your character is feeling jealous and must deal with it, how will they do it?
⑦ Breakup! → This relationship has gone as far as it can, it's time to breakup.
⑧ Broken → For whatever reason, the character is broken, mentally or or physically.
⑨ Fight → You can't even be in the same room as your friend or lover without arguing anymore.
⑩ Lost → You lost the biggest fight of your life and now all you can do is try to pick up the pieces.
⑪ Worst nightmare → Whatever you fear the most is now real or maybe you're just trapped in a dream together, but whatever it is, it feels too real.
⑫ Addicted → You're addicted to something, alcohol, drugs, sex, whatever. It's destroying your life and you can't do anything to stop it.
⑬ Hurt you → You're being forced to hurt someone you love either by betraying them or even being forced to shout things you don't mean. It's for their own good in the end though.
⑭ Separation → You were forced to leave this person for their own safety and while you've been miserable without them, you really didn't mean to run into them again... maybe it was by accident or you were watching them from afar this whole time.
⑮ Becoming a monster → You are slowly changing, becoming a monster: vampire, zombie, demon, something you can't recover from and no-one can help you.
⑯ Frozen → You are entirely helpless, frozen, to stop some kind of disaster.
⑰ Prison → You were very bad and now it's time to pay the price by turning yourself in or maybe the law just finally caught up to you.
⑱ Fear → You're not sure why, but you are suddenly terrified and you can't deal with it. You need help.
⑲ Hated → You are now hated by the person you loved the most.
⑳ Down and out → You're living on the streets, you've hit rock bottom, and you don't know what to do.

CRACK.
① Sexswap → Uh-oh, you're suddenly the opposite sex!
② Forced confessions → No matter what it is and no matter how hard you resist, you're going to be compelled to spill some deep dark secret!
③ Mind-reading → You've suddenly got the ability to read minds!
④ Animal → You're suddenly part animal or transformed into an animal!
⑤ Awkward pick-up lines → You're compelled to use bad pickup lines on whoever is closest!
⑥ Back in School / Graduated → You're suddenly back in school! Or if you were already in it, you've aged and long since graduated!
⑦ Vampires, werewolves, and zombies, oh my! → You're suddenly a vampire, werewolf, or zombie! Maybe even a demon or a devil, whatever creepy crawly you can think of. What do you do now?
⑧ Ghost → You're suddenly a ghost or at least invisible. What are you going to do with this new ability?
⑨ Awkward conversations → So did you just fart or what? Any conversation goes, as long as it's embarrassing and awkward.
⑩ Crossdressing → For whatever reason, you're suddenly dressed in clothes of the opposite sex.
⑪ Suddenly naked → Oops! Your clothes are suddenly gone.
⑫ Suddenly a kid → You're a kid again! Have fun with that second childhood.
⑬ Fortune cookie → You've suddenly received a note with something that will happen in the future, either precise or vague.
⑭ Super power → And suddenly you're like Superman! Any power goes.
⑮ Bodyswap → Somehow you've changed bodies with the other person.
⑯ Back in time → Somehow, you wound up in the past again. Do you try to correct something or just sit and wait for time to jump? Maybe it jumps to various points in your life or maybe you actually think you're back in the day. Have fun, run wild with the idea!
⑰ To the future → Is it everything you've dreamed? Is it horrible? Whatever happens, you're here to witness what happens to you in the future. Either you take the place of your future self or you're just there to watch. Might cause some confusion if people start seeing double though...
⑱ Angels, mermaids, and fairies! → You're not necessary something dark or evil. You're just something different. How do you deal?
⑲ Locked in a closet → For some reason, you're locked up in a closet with someone else. Do you make nice and try to figure your way out or what?
⑳ Finger trap → You're caught in a Chinese finger trap... with somebody else! You can't figure out how to get loose either... have fun with that.

FLUFF.
① Cuddling → For whatever reason, characters feel like being close and cuddling.
② Pillow talk → After the main event, characters are up for some pillow talk.
③ Celebration → Anniversary or some other big event is taking place and characters want to celebrate!
④ Love confession → Someone has finally decided to confess their love and today is the day!
⑤ Appreciation → You feel the need to show appreciation for that person closest to you, even if it's just a pat on the back.
⑥ Apologies → You made a mistake and now it's time to make it up in some way you know the other can't refuse!
⑦ Get back together → Why did you break up again exactly? Whatever the reason, it was a huge mistake and you both know you can work through it.
⑧ Date night → You've planned for a wonderful night together and you can't wait to get it started.
⑨ Family → You've either found out you're pregnant or you've already got that addition to your family.
⑩ Marriage → You're just about to get hitched or maybe you're enjoying your honeymoon. Maybe you've been together for years now! Whatever the case, it's time for that next big step.
⑪ Meeting again → It's time for that happy reunion finally!
⑫ Love at first sight → For whatever reason, you are now insanely in love with the first person you set eyes on.
⑬ Flirtation → You can't resist to do a little bit of harmless flirtation all of a sudden.
⑭ In the snow → Look outside! It's a winter wonderland, so why not go out and play in it?
⑮ Engagement → You've planned it all out and now it's time to finally pop the question.
⑯ Friendly games → You've set up the game station or board games for a friendly competition!
⑰ Gift → Time to give that special someone a gift just because.
⑱ Recovery → You're taking care of someone who's just recovered from some illness or injury.
⑲ Healing → Time to help mend that someone who's been through hell and back.
⑳ Better than ever → You've finally got everything you've ever wanted here. What is your ideal life and who does it include?

GEN.
① Nice meeting you → It's your first time meeting this person! You bumped into each other on the street, in a bar, at work... whatever!
② Drinks → You're out for drinks! Or just chilling at home with some beers. Wherever!
③ Lost → You're lost and you kind of need help finding your way to where you're going. A little help with directions?
④ Costume party → You're at a costume party, both of you are wearing masks. Do you keep the anonymity or take it off and see whose company you've been enjoying?
⑤ Wrong number → Oops, actually you didn't mean to call that person...
⑥ Drunk → You're already drunk! Drunk dialing, stumbling into someone, showing up unexpected... what type of drunk are you anyway? Aggressive, loving, happy? How does the other react?
⑦ Old friends → you haven't seen this person in a long time!
⑧ Rivals → you're suddenly rivals! Or maybe you have been all along...
⑨ Problems → you've got a problem with each other, just got in a huge fight, whatever. Try to work it out!
⑩ What are your intentions... → This person? They're dating a close friend, family member, etc. You need to find out if they're going to hurt them! Or you need to discuss your friend/family's dating choice.
⑪ I saw you → you saw the other person doing something bad and you need to confront them about it.
⑫ Sorry but no → the other person has feelings that you just don't share. They don't necessarily have to be romantic... maybe you just don't agree with their sudden desire to quit their job and start a business making tiny, fuzzy teddy bears.
⑬ My hero → you need to tell this person how much they mean to you. They've been your best friend or your role model your whole life and they need to know.
⑭ Enabler → you're enabling the other (or each other) to do something bad, really bad. Addiction, stealing, killing, or just any other self-destructive behavior.
⑮ Cooking → Time for an impromptu cooking lesson!
⑯ Oh, sure, I remember you... → It's that awkward moment when someone comes up and seems to know you, but you have no idea who they even are!
⑰ Rescue! → One of you was in trouble, but you came to the rescue!
⑱ Boss → One of you works under the other. Is your relationship good? Are you scheming things? Or do you hate each other?
⑲ Perfect crime → You and the other person have just pulled off the perfect crime... or you're planning to! What are you doing? The heist of the century, an assassination?
⑳ Movies → movie night! Maybe it's a sleepover. Whichever the case, it's time to eat a lot and have fun.

SEX.
① First time → it's your first time together or your first time ever! Enjoy the awkward times!
② Bondage → You and your partner decide to experiment a little with ropes or handcuffs or whatever you'd like to tie your partner up with.
③ Rough / Aggressive → Your characters want it rough.
④ Romantic → Slow and gentle, meaningful, that's how characters want it.
⑤ Dubcon → Character A wants Character B and it doesn't really matter if Character B wants it as bad or not.
⑥ In public → Characters feel like taking a risk and doing it in a public place.
⑦ Roleplay → Naughty nurse fetish? Pirate kink? You and your partner decide to try it out now!
⑧ Healing → You've both fought hard or gone through a rough time and it's time to get some R&R in.
⑨ Last time → This is the last time you're going to this because you're breaking up or maybe your lover is running off to sacrifice their lives in some heroic way. The possibilities are endless, but you better make this one count.
⑩ No strings attached → You're just friends with benefits. Nothing wrong with that, right?
⑪ Anonymous → You met in a restroom or bar, any location of your choosing, but you don't even know each other's names.
⑫ Toys → You're eager to try something new, so why not toys?
⑬ Aphrodisiacs → You've been slipped a strong aphrodisiac somehow and now you absolutely cannot control yourself.
⑭ Show → You're putting on a show by either doing it right in the club or filming it for a bunch of people.
⑮ Ménage à trois → It's time for that threesome you've always dreamed of.
⑯ Non-penetrative → Frottage, handjobs, whatever you want to try out.
⑰ Controlled → You are under mind control and must do whatever your lover asks of you.
⑱ Hatesex → It's not just rough or aggressive, you absolutely cannot stand each other.
⑲ Extreme → Fisting, knifeplay, whatever you can think of so long as it tests the boundaries.
⑳ Fantasy → This is just a fantasy, a dream, and you know it, but what is your ideal fantasy and how willing is your partner?


[As found here!]
magicispower: (You rang?)

Rumplestiltskin | Once Upon a Time

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-29 09:30 pm (UTC)(link)
[Mr. Gold variant also available! No sex or fluff options, please.]
8minutes: (03 //)

5-1

[personal profile] 8minutes 2013-11-29 11:48 pm (UTC)(link)
[Captain Colter Stevens will walk down the street, round the corner, past the dark alley, and then he will be stabbed. And if he doesn't reveal the identity of his attacker they will send him back in time ("it's NOT time travel, Captain, it's alternate realities") - and he will be stabbed again. And then again. Until he gets it right.

A 'test drive', he had heard them call it.

Senator Forley had been an important man. He must have been, because somebody had very deliberately put a large knife into him to end his importance. Now Colter finds himself tapped into the guy's body to walk his last steps. To figure out who killed him and why.

It hadn't worked the first time around, and not the second. Around the corner, past the dark alley. Turn quickly enough to disarm the attacker and identify him. How hard can it be?

But how do you will your body to move if you know what lies ahead? Even if it's, technically, not your body to begin with.]


I wish-- [The words start slowly, automatically, before he even realizes he's uttering them. Colter pauses, leaning heavily against a streetlamp for a moment. He rests his forehead on the cold metal, face scrunching up in anger.] I wish this would stop.
magicispower: (You rang?)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 12:15 am (UTC)(link)
[After living over two hundred years as the Dark One, Rumplestiltskin has become quite adept at finding new worlds and locating persons of interest within them. Persons of interest include those who may be involved in his future, or who may be able to help him find new ways of tracking down his son. Captain Colter Stevens, and the experiments he's undergoing, have become a bit of an obsession of Rumple's. How do they work? How does one manipulate time as these men do?

The perfect opportunity to pry arrives when the Captain, now in the body of another, wishes for the experiments to end. Not that the man needed to wish out loud for Rumple to know; he can recognize a desperate soul by now.

When he appears, it's with a small puff of smoke behind Colter. Stepping forward, he taps the man on the shoulder.]


Pardon me, dearie, but you seem terribly distraught about something. Could it be that you require some... assistance to escape from a troublesome predicament?
8minutes: (12 //)

[personal profile] 8minutes 2013-11-30 12:53 am (UTC)(link)
[When someone is coming at him from behind Colter jerks away, bringing his arm up in defense against a possible knife strike. He pushes away from the lamp, bringing the pole between them, his mind already racing.

This time he will get the guy. He's too early, skipping the corner and the alley and that will make all the difference - this time Colter will bash his face into the concrete until he gets an identity and then he will be out of here. Because he's mad now, furious about the world and his place in it, and more than ready for a fight.

It is then that the words finally register, as well as the fact that what he sees isn't actually what he's anticipating. At all. To be fair, Colter doesn't think he could have anticipated that if he had all the time and imagination in the world.]


What? [It comes out clumsy and stupid sounding. He gapes for another moment, anger lost in perplexity, then starts shaking his head.] Oh, nonono, no, I can not do this right now. [He blinks forcefully, once, twice, as if trying to will Rumpel away. Focus. He needs to focus.] What is this, some kind of glitch, is that what it is?
magicispower: (Hello dearie)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 01:05 am (UTC)(link)
Oh no, I assure you that I'm quite real.

[His appearance isn't at all usual in any time, world, dimension... Rumple is quite used to people being perplexed by him. That doesn't mean he enjoys the fearful or disgusted looks, but he certainly will use his unusual appearance to his advantage when possible.]

But you! [He begins, stepping closer to Colter and eventually wrapping one hand around the pole between them.] You're the one who isn't quite 'real', aren't you?

[He lets out a high pitched laugh, still holding onto the pole but leaning back a little. His other hand moves through the air with a flourish as he introduces himself.] My name is Rumplestiltskin. I believe I might be able to help you.
8minutes: (15 //)

[personal profile] 8minutes 2013-11-30 01:36 am (UTC)(link)
[Rumplestiltskin. He's seeing Rumplestiltskin.

After backing away a little (because not real hits a nerve) Colter feels laughter bubble up inside him. It's inappropriate and a bit hysterical, so he quickly presses the back of his hand to his mouth, giggling along for a moment. I'm going crazy. I am actually going insane.]


I'm sure you are.

[He exhales airily with his remaining laughter, smile turning sardonic.]

And how would you do that.
magicispower: (Let's make some magic)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 01:42 am (UTC)(link)
[Laughter? Well, they do say that laughter is the best medicine! Unfortunately for Mr. Colter here, his current 'ailment' requires something a bit more... potent if he wishes for a cure.]

You won't doubt me for long.

[Rumple finally removes his hand from the pole, and with a wave of that hand, a plush red armchair suddenly appears on the sidewalk.]

Why, with magic, of course! Have a seat, dearie, and we'll discuss our options!
Edited 2013-11-30 01:42 (UTC)
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[personal profile] 8minutes 2013-11-30 01:51 am (UTC)(link)
Of course!

[Oh, this is getting better and better.]

Wow. Rumpelstiltskin -- that's all very nice of you. I appreciate the effort. And that's a really comfy looking chair, too. But, you see, in less than five minutes there is a guy stabbing me. He's probably looking for me right now; probably he's already watching me arguing with myself.

[He reaches out for the chair - a brief moment of hesitation, a flicker of uncertainty on his face when he touches the fabric - and runs his hand over the backrest.] I suppose I could make it easy for him, leaning back and waiting for the blade to cut my throat, but you see, that's just not the kind of guy I am?
magicispower: (Just sign on the dotted line)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 01:57 am (UTC)(link)
That would be a problem, wouldn't it?

[And so, with a snap of his fingers, a sword appears in his hand. He tosses it onto the chair, the sharp edge cutting into the fabric where it lands and exposing some of the stuffing inside.]

Would that make you feel a bit more protected? Or... [He pauses, stroking his chin as if in thought.] I could turn him into a frog. That should hold so long as there aren't any princesses around to kiss him.
8minutes: (04 //)

[personal profile] 8minutes 2013-11-30 02:19 am (UTC)(link)
[Colter winces back, staring at the sword. Looking back and forth between the chair and Rumpel he approaches it slowly, carefully, reaching out for the handle. Again he stops when he can actually grab it, his expression twisting into some sort of helplessness.

He licks his lips, then pulls it out, weighing it in his hands. Even keeping in mind that hallucinations can look and feel real, this is unsettling.]


A frog? [He snorts, trying to retain some of his blasé attitude.] Man, you turn that guy into a frog and I'll listen to anything you have to say.
magicispower: (The Dark One)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 02:48 am (UTC)(link)
Agreed!

[Rumple claps his hands together gleefully, a grin spreading across his face. After Colter removes the sword from the chair, he repairs the tear with a wave of his hand, then goes to lounge on it himself. Now he turns his gaze expectantly toward the corner of the street.]

I expect that man should arrive any second now? Won't he be in for a surprise!
8minutes: (05 //)

[personal profile] 8minutes 2013-11-30 10:13 am (UTC)(link)
[Colter attempts to brush his fingers along the 'healed' fabric as well but pulls back his hand when Rumple sits.]

I suppose he will be.

[He looks at his watch. Rumple is right, Colter is late. He should have passed the alley almost two minutes ago and no doubt his assailant is looking for him.

Turning away from Rumple and the streetlamp he slowly approaches the end of the street. He doubts the guy will show himself while he's lingering in the cone of light. He's blocking the view on the chair, too, and hides the sword behind his back. It's stupid, because they're both not real but he can't deny that some part of him - some dumb, boyish, scared part - wants them to be.

Wants to not get stabbed again.

And then Colter sees him, ducking around the corner, face hidden behind a black ski mask. Of course, that's why he could never get a glimpse at his face in the dark.]
magicispower: (Let's make some magic)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 02:45 pm (UTC)(link)
[Rumple watches with a small smirk as Colter heads toward the end of the street. He rises to his feet so that he can get a better look when the masked assassin shows himself. It's a simple enough spell for him and he throws it at the man, who is now a little bullfrog, hopping toward Colter while his knife clatters harmlessly to the ground. The frog croaks and hops around wildly, obviously distressed by its sudden predicament. Well, he'll leave it up to his new friend to decide whether to leave the frog as it is, or to squish it under his shoe.]

Not so scary now, is he?

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badappled: (Snow: dirty dealings)

2-19. Pre-Curse/Vintage!Rumple/Snow, if that's okay?

[personal profile] badappled 2013-11-30 02:31 am (UTC)(link)
[True love's kiss always works. At least, it's supposed to.

But whatever potion Regina tricked Charming into drinking was too dark and strong for a simple kiss to undo. When she'd taken Rumplestiltskin's potion to relieve her broken heart and remove her memory of love, it was Charming who brought her back by opening her heart enough for true love's kiss to break the spell. She tried to do the same for Charming, but he coldly rebuffed her. It wasn't just a lack of love poisoning him against her.

It was hate. And Snow White knew, most of all, what hate could do to a good heart. She didn't know how to reach him, but if she failed, it wouldn't matter whether or not they won back the kingdom. The Queen would win.

In the dense thicket of the forest that was once her home, she calls out with desperate determinaton:]


Rumplestiltskin!

[She's sought the Dark One out before. He always knows, somehow. He's always there.]
magicispower: (You rang?)

Of course!

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 02:59 am (UTC)(link)
[When it comes to this darling couple, (or ex-couple thanks to Regina), Rumple always has time. He always sees Snow and Charming as an integral part of his future, and believes that the two must be united if he ever wishes to find his son. As a result, he's there in a flash when Snow calls for him, perched on a tree branch above her.]

A call again so soon? Not to say that I don't appreciate your company, my dear!

[What he knows, he keeps to himself for now. He wants to hear the story in Snow's own words. The Queen had gloated to him already about what she'd done, so Rumple certainly isn't out of the loop.]
badappled: (Snow: this is the deal you want to make?)

[personal profile] badappled 2013-11-30 03:16 am (UTC)(link)
[She expects him to be there, to appear as he tends to do, and yet she still emits a little surprised gasp at his voice. It unexpectedly comes from above her, and she peers upward in wonder and takes a brief second to steel herself against what's to come.]

I need your help. A cure. For...

[Here, she stumbles. The first time she wanted a cure, it was to alleviate a broken heart--a sad condition, perhaps, but not so terrifying as what has been forced upon Charming.]

... for hate. The Queen tricked Charming into drinking a potion to spare my life. It's filled his heart with hate for everything he once loved.
magicispower: (They'll never love you)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 03:24 am (UTC)(link)
[Those gasps of surprise are what make the sudden appearances from behind (or above in this case) worthwhile. After so many years in this world, Rumple needs to be able to amuse himself somehow.]

I see.

[He hops down from the tree, landing in a crouch next to Snow but quickly rising to his feet.]

You haven't already tried true love's kiss, have you?
Edited 2013-11-30 03:24 (UTC)
badappled: (Snow: side eye)

[personal profile] badappled 2013-11-30 03:42 am (UTC)(link)
[Though she wouldn't call herself afraid, an unconscious instinct leads her to take a single step away from him.]

For the brief moment he let me close enough to try it? It didn't work. He felt nothing. The way he spoke to me ... it wasn't him.

[She allows herself the flicker of a bitter smile at the memory. Then it's gone, and in its place steel resolve.]

I won't let Regina turn him into a monster. I want to make a deal. Whatever you want. Whatever it takes. Help me cure him.
magicispower: (Let's think about that)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 04:01 am (UTC)(link)
[Rumple stands his ground, finding that slight fear to be to his benefit. he is the Dark One, after all.]

The Queen becomes more powerful day by day. I'm surprised she managed to concoct such a fiendish brew.

[He was, of course, to blame for Regina's descent into dark magic. Encouraging her hatred was an integral part of the future, and it's these little hiccups along the way that he has to resolve to make sure that future comes to pass.]

But! Luckily for you... there is a cure. And I will tell you precisely what it is if you do one teeny little favor for me in return.
badappled: (Snow: all business)

[personal profile] badappled 2013-11-30 04:26 am (UTC)(link)
[She tries to contain the little flame of hope in her chest. There's a cure. There's a cure. Those were the words she needed to hear to suppress the nagging doubt blooming in her heart. The Queen is powerful, and until the moment when Charming's normally warm eyes fixed Snow with that cold loveless gaze, she'd thought they stood a chance against her. Together.

Since that moment, she's felt more alone than ever--like the lost girl who ran away into the forest after the Queen first sent her huntsman to rip out her heart. Charming was the one who found her, who filled her with life and hope for love and a home, and without him she felt that light slipping away.

Rumplestiltskin is her last hope, but everything has a price with him. She and Charming have learned as much in their dealings with him so far, which is why she peers at him uncertainly when she asks the question he undoubtedly expects.]


What is the favor?
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magicispower: (An old lady selling flowers)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 04:46 am (UTC)(link)
There's no need to look so skeptical, dearie. What I want from you is simple enough.

[While the Queen's hatred of Snow is quite strong already, Rumple thinks he'll feel even more comfortable if he can fan the flames of her rage even further. And this offers quite the excellent opportunity to do such a thing.]

After the cure has been... administered... I want you and Charming to pretend that it failed. You must tell him to pretend that he still hates you, and that you are still heartbroken. And then, I will tell you the precise time to drop the ruse. Think you can manage that?

[He'll pick a time that will be sure to enrage the Queen so thoroughly that she continues to descend into darkness.]
badappled: (Snow: listening closely)

[personal profile] badappled 2013-11-30 01:10 pm (UTC)(link)
[Her brow furrows at the strange request. It isn't that she doesn't understand. She knows what he's asking of her, and although it won't be easy, it's certainly something she can manage if it means being together. All she wants is Charming back, and to see that hateful look in his eyes fade away like a storm. It will be quite the chore to keep up the ruse once the curse is broken, especially if they've no choice but to wait for Rumplestiltskin to give them leave to stop--whenever that is.

It will be worth it, but she can't help but ask the same question she asked when he kept locks of her hair, knowing he wouldn't necessarily give her any kind of clear answer.]


Why would you need us to do that?
magicispower: (They'll never love you)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 02:40 pm (UTC)(link)
Let's just say... I want to teach the Queen a little lesson, and you two would be the perfect assistants.

[And because of Regina's gloating, Rumple already knows what potion she used. It's actually quite amateur, despite her belief in its potency. With little more than a mind-control element in the potion, a simple spell can fix Charming's deluded thoughts. but really, what fun would that be? And beyond fun, he'll want Regina to think the two figured out how to break the curse on their own.]

Do we have a deal, or not?
badappled: (Snow: worried)

[personal profile] badappled 2013-11-30 02:53 pm (UTC)(link)
Pawns, you mean.

[Oh, this makes her feel much better. There is enough grief between her and Regina without getting herself mixed in with the Dark One's schemes against her. She certainly does not like being used as a pawn in their games.

She shuts her eyes and lets out a silent sigh through her nose. She doesn't like it, but they both know she'll go ahead and take the deal anyway. There was the slightest chance she could find another way, but what if she didn't? She couldn't bet on Rumplestiltskin willing to deal with her a second time if she failed.]


Fine. It's a deal. But I want a guarantee this ruse won't need to last long.
magicispower: (Let's make some magic)

[personal profile] magicispower 2013-11-30 03:08 pm (UTC)(link)
I'm doing you quite the favor, aren't I? Bitterness doesn't suit you, doll!

[The grin on his face is simply joyful as he watches Snow think over the deal. Of course she'll accept. What other choice does she have?]

How long is long within your meaning of long? When contracting, you must be specific with your terms!

[But she is bargaining, which is more than most do. Rumple gives her credit for that.]

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