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darkhavens
06 November 2008 @ 06:19 am
Fic: Resistance Is Futile, Jack/Nathan, Eureka
Author: darkhavens
Title: Resistance Is Futile
Fandom: Pairing: Eureka: Jack/Nathan
Rating: PG-13
Words: 200
Spoilers: References events in 304: "I Do Over" and 305: "Show Me The Mummy".
Warnings/Squicks**(Re: Spoiler eps listed)Post-death fic **
Concrit: Please. If you spot a typo, feel free to tell me in comments.
Disclaimer: Not mine, never will be. No harm, no foul, no money made.
Summary: Jack can't get a moment's peace any more
Notes: Written for slashthedrabble prompt #185 - Haunt(ed), and for Day 5 of mini_wrimo.


Jack sometimes wishes he had a hologram of Nathan in a diamond, just so he could turn the damn thing off once in a while. The version of the scientist that's haunting him is uncontrollable, and out of control.

At first, he figured it was just the usual cocktail of grief and guilt - he's been there, done that, got the shrink's bill. For almost a month after a.38 slug had spread his brains across the wall, Jack had seen his partner Corrigan huddled over a steaming mug of coffee in their favorite sandwich shop, or hanging around the office trying to steal McClelland's Tootsie Rolls from his bottom desk drawer.

But Nathan Stark isn't fading into oblivion like the other painful losses in Jack's life tend to do. On the contrary, he appears to be growing stronger, becoming three dimensional, more solid, more there.

Jack's pretty sure that Nathan must be a hallucination. He hasn't once demanded Jack explain his ghostliness to Alison or Henry, so that's a plus. But he pops up in the shower while Jack's jerking off, and in the bedroom when Jack's sleepy and suggestible. And Nathan does suggest…

Pretty soon, Jack's going to stop resisting.

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Mini-nanowrimo word count: 3158
 
I am Derek's vocal eyebrows: eu; shiny [me]literati on November 6th, 2008 06:38 am (UTC)
OOH! Yes, Jack. Don't resist. You'll feel so much better. That's slightly creepy.. me likey. :D

darkhavens: eureka! [literati]darkhavens on November 6th, 2008 06:41 am (UTC)
Thank you! *smooch*

This show seems to bring out my perverse side. I've only written two pieces in it - a creepy one and an angsty one. Hee!
it only burns when I breathe: eureka: jack&nathan - blank by judy-adamspikedluv on November 6th, 2008 12:54 pm (UTC)
Oooh, yes, Jack, stop resisting! Love the idea of Nathan haunting Jack (or perhaps actually returning to this plane of existance), especially in the shower and in bed with sleepy, suggestible Jack. *eg*
andieshepandieshep on November 6th, 2008 05:47 pm (UTC)
You can't resist Nathan Stark... it's just impossible! Awesome fic! :D
Redneckgeekcourtberger on November 7th, 2008 01:47 am (UTC)
This is haunting and exciting at the same time. Looking forward to more!
lexjamandmelexjamandme on November 7th, 2008 05:35 am (UTC)
Loved it and who could resist...
And the line about turning Nathan off... brilliant.
flubber2koolflubber2kool on November 8th, 2008 06:52 am (UTC)
Now that is cool.

I love the idea of Nathan being around Jack and haunting him.

Would love to see a story of what the ghostly Nathan is suggesting to him and what would happen if he stopped resisting.

Thanks for sharing.