|snarrymod (snarrymod) wrote in snarry_games,|
@ 2008-04-20 22:16:00
|Entry tags:||entry, perfica, team dragon|
TEAM DRAGON ENTRY: Perfica "Come Out Of The West"
Title: Come Out Of The West
Author: perfica *See the Author's Master List of Fics Here: Archive*
Genre(s): Alternate Reality *Hover/Click for Games Definition of Alternate Reality*
Prompt(s): St Mungo's, Miles To Go Before I Sleep
Word Count: 8,978
Summary: Spending time with an injured man causes a bored Harry Potter to rethink his options in life.
A/N: If not for loupgarou1750 and auctasinistra, you would have been subjected to curly quotes and impossible feats of strength. Their encouragement, as well as that of the Almighty Team Dragon, made this is a pleasure to write.
Disclaimer: This is a fictional story that riffs of fictional characters that weren't created by me.
"Um, hi," Harry said, clearing his throat nervously. "Are there any messages for me?"
The woman behind the information counter raised an eyebrow and continued to plug away at her computer. "And you are?"
"Harry. Harry Potter. I'm one of the night orderlies. I'm expecting — well, not expecting, really — hoping that there's been a message left for me. Or maybe a phone number?"
She paused in her typing, riffled through some papers at her side, glanced back at a row of pigeonholes with tiny labels and shook her head.
"Oh. Are you sure? Because — "
"Positive. I've been on for the last six hours. Nothing for a Harry Potter."
"Right," Harry said. "Right. Okay then."
His hand unconsciously went to the delicate silver chain around his neck, straightening the links and clutching at the single charm — a silver serpent.
The lady went back to typing.