Title: At Her Side
Fandom: The Mentalist
Summary: It had taken some time before he finally gave in to the fact that the best way to keep her safe from Red John was to be with her all the time — waking and sleeping. Even though the emotional implications of that were huge and complicated and probably irreversible.
Length: 3,300 words
A/N: So, I should not be writing this in the middle of NaNoWriMo — especially when I'm behind — but I did! I've been mulling over this one for a long time. I hope you enjoy.
( He hadn't planned on falling in love with her, but he had.Collapse )