“No, Wei Ying. I will not leave.” The words were firm and thunderous, quiet and heavy with gravitas.
And that was all Lan Zhan would say. He refused to go, refused to let go, walking beside Wei Wuxian with trembling fingers wrapped around his knuckles.
Through the bitter rage, through the endless pride, Wei Wuxian felt the tiniest sliver of hope.
How cursed was he, to be given a ray of moonlight in his shadows?
Source: Bind Me, Heal Me, Break Me – Chapter 1, by Gotcocomilk – 魔道祖师 – 墨香铜臭 | Módào Zǔshī – Mòxiāng Tóngxiù [Archive of Our Own]
An utterly intriguing canon divergence, in which Wei Ying angsts horribly – but luckily, Lan Zhan’s presence changes everything. (Featuring intense cave sex using dark energy and top!WWX.)