[Request] Merthur-Growing oldMerlin had just returned from the kitchen when Arthur asked the question.[Request] Merthur-Growing old2 months ago in Romance More Like This
“…Is that the queen?”
They were sitting on the couch in Merlin’s flat two months after Arthur’s return to the land of the living. Arthur’s flipping through channels watching telly and Merlin’s simultaneously reading a book and baking cookies (magically, of course) in the kitchen.
At the question, Merlin looked away from the book he was reading up to the telly for a moment.
“…So that’s my…?”
“That is your I’m-not-even-going-to-attempt-to-count-the-greats-granddaughter. Yes.”
Arthur scrunched up his nose in an expression that Merlin found simultaneously adorable and exasperating.
Merlin snorted. “You’re one to talk.”
“I’m not old,” Arthur protested, glaring.
“You’re as old as I am.”
“You’re not ol