Once upon a time, in a huge tower far, far away… there lived a young warlock who was just waiting for his life to begin. And as suddenly a young prince stumbled into his tower, Merlin could not even guess that the biggest adventure of his life has just begun.
inspired by the movie Tangled and this wonderful fanfiction [x]
Having just written and published his first successful novel, Merlin Emrys is a newcomer to the world of 19th century London socialites. Some enthusiastically welcome his creativity and artistry to the elaborate dinners and parties of the elite; others are not so accepting. Arthur Pendragon, heir to the old fortune of Camelot Railway & Co., does not appreciate Merlin’s sudden appearance, his decidedly loose morals, or his quick-witted tongue. That is, until he unknowingly reads (and adores) Merlin’s novel. When he discovers the pen name on the cover of his new favorite book belongs to none other than Merlin, Arthur decides to take another look at the vibrant young man whose words are even more shocking than his clothes.
I was a heavy heart to carry My beloved was weighed down My arms around his neck My fingers laced to crown. I was a heavy heart to carry My feet dragged across ground And he took me to the river Where he slowly let me drown