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Summary: Modern AU. Arthur moves to a a different city to start a new life and become a new man. On a whim he decides to share a flat with an attractive stranger, and quickly gets drawn into Merlin's odd little world
Warning(s): Mild drugs and alcohol use, pegging, mention of mental illness, transgender issues (one of the characters is pre-op ftm).
Notes:Dear recipient, I kind of jammed two of your three prompts together in the hope that more is, well, more. Merlin is a graphic novel artist, though I must admit I couldn't manage anything like wild underbelly. There's plenty of domesticity though. - The title is stolen from The Tick animated series.
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