Chapters: 1/1 Fandom: The Killing Rating: General Audiences Warnings: Author Chose Not To Use Archive Warnings Relationships: Stephen Holder/Sarah Linden, Stephen Holder & Sarah Linden Characters: Stephen Holder, Sarah Linden Additional Tags: gen - Freeform, Friendship, preship, Episode Tag, season 4 speculation Summary:
Holder’s never been one to sit around, twiddle his thumbs, and moan—not when he’s got a plan that could maybe probably possibly just might work.
AN: Speculation on the resolution of the season 3 finale. Seasons for season 3, specifically for the finale, and can be read as pre-ship or friendship.
“My mistrust [of men] is not, as one might expect, primarily a result of the violent acts done on my body, nor the vicious humiliations done to my dignity. It is, instead, born of the multitude of mundane betrayals that mark my every relationship with a man—the casual rape joke, the use of a female slur, the careless demonization of the feminine in everyday conversation, the accusations of overreaction, the eye rolling and exasperated sighs in response to polite requests to please not use misogynist epithets in my presence.”—