|alisanne (alisanne) wrote in snarry100,|
@ 2006-09-02 18:58:00
|Entry tags:||challenge 21: their courtship, irisgirl12000|
In the beginning
Original poster: irisgirl12000
Title: In the beginning
Prompt/Challenge: #21, their courtship
Word count: 2x100
But the man was a merciless taskmaster; his wand was already lifting before the words had left Harry's lips. He dug deep, searching for the energy to counter the hated spell.
Harry stood helpless as Snape plundered his memories, unable to block his mind and his unshielded thoughts from Snape's depredations. He knew he needed to learn Occlumency to control his wild, untamable magic, so he gritted his teeth and focused on his instructor.
It was only when memories of the previous night's ending passed before his eyes that he found the strength to fight back.
With a mental shove, Harry's memories vanished, and instead he saw himself and Blaise from another's perspective, silhouetted in the light of Madam Rosmerta's closing doors.
"Once more, for old time's sake?"
Harry grinned indulgently. "Glutton! Once more, and then we're done." He tugged Blaise against him, closing his lips over the Slytherin's in an obviously practiced, comfortable gesture.
He could feel the turbulence of jealousy, envy, and lust, emotions not his or Blaise's. Pulling himself out of Snape's mind, Harry looked at the Potions master with dawning understanding.
One cautious step forward, then, "Why didn't you say something?"