Fic: That Which Has Been Taken (3/3)
AU: Charming was kidnapped by the Queen before Snow left the dwarves; she and Rumpelstiltskin have to save him.
A/N: 500-follower thank you fic part the third. Enjoy!
That Which Has Been Taken
“Belle?” Rumpelstilskin was amazed he could make sound at all, but the name rang through the dank cell and the girl’s head jerked up, her eyes meeting his.
“You know her?” Snow asked, stepping forward to get a better look. Her hand tried to slip from his, but he held on tight. His world was spinning, reeling, rocking hard enough to make him seasick and faint. But he knew he couldn’t let go of Snow: not if he wanted to do whatever it was he’d planned to do.
“Of course I know her.” He said, his voice suddenly cold, quiet, bitter and shaking.