Gut-wrenchingly perfect, this is indeed a gorgeous tribute to a forever OTP…
This vid packs an emotional whammy, just like this ship.
Love this – so well done, and great song choice! Music by Ingrid Michaelson (feat. A Great Big World).
“You’re the slayer,” he realized. “Betty…Bunny…Cordy’s friend. Aren’t you in Sunnydale?”
“Buffy,” she corrected. “And yeah, I would be, but Cordelia called me the other day to tell me that her boss Angel, the famed vampire with a soul, has completely lost his mind.” She kicked high, nicking him in the chin and sending him tumbling to the ground, flat on his back.
PG, AU. What if Buffy and Angel had only met after they’d both done some growing up? This, absolutely. I love that it avoids the usual pitfalls of this pairing while still ringing completely true for both characters.
“Angel,” she says.
He knows his line. He whispers, “Buffy.”
Adult, AU, post-NFA. These are mostly very angsty, but also beautiful in their darkness, two souls finding each other, even if they’re not meant to stay together.