If you’re looking for respite in the city, for a solution for something dark, there are too many options with a variety of consequences. Smith was looking for something more effective. If the nightmares were a prophecy, if he was destined to some horrible death, he wanted to avoid it at all costs.
And if there’s anyone who can change your fate, it’s the Norn.
CW: Graphic violence. Content warnings broken down per chapter.
nightmares, death, drowning, fae manipulation, sex, memory loss, fighting, violence, mentions of/allusions to past abuse (physical/emotional), altered mental state, knives, blood, injuries/wounds, smoking, gore, dead bodies, ghosts/spectres, illness