Title: Start with a Strong and Persistent Desire
Pairing(s): Harry/Draco, references to Draco/Others (both M and F), past Harry/Ginny, implied Pansy/Blaise
Summary: When Draco Malfoy returns to England after years abroad, a chance meeting with his old rival Harry Potter quickly leads to all-consuming sexual obsession. But when that obsession turns destructive neither of them will survive unscathed.
Disclaimer: All Harry Potter characters herein are the property of J.K. Rowling and Bloomsbury/Scholastic. No copyright infringement is intended.
Warning(s): Kinks: angry sex, wall sex, bondage, biting, mild D/s implications. Themes: infidelity, violence. Spoiler warnings (MOD NOTE - PLEASE HEED THESE WARNINGS if dark themes disturb you): dub-con and major character death
Epilogue compliant? Goes AU after CoS, set post-war
Word Count: 15,000
Author's Notes: dm_p you expressed a loathing for sugary sweet stories and neat and tidy endings. I sincerely hope you enjoy this bleak tale and will forgive the necessary instances of crying and gut-spilling – I have given Draco your loathing of same in order to make up for it.
This is an H/D remix of the incomparable No night is too long, required viewing for angst-loving slash junkies. Title from Vex Red.
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