Pairing: Dana Scully/Fox Mulder
Title: This Her Fever
Word Count/WIP?: No/26.136
Recced By: seren_ccd
Why This Must Be Read: This story is immediately post-cancer arc and it is incredible. It shows Scully's struggle to come to terms with what's happened and accept that she can, and should, live a full life. It also shows Mulder's struggle to accept that she's going to live and wants to keep fighting. It is a wonderful display of that delicious UST and understanding between the two and has some laugh-out-loud moments followed by the inevitable 'Oh, Mulder' and 'You tell 'im, Scully!' moments that I lived for when watching the show.
He scratches his ear thoughtfully. "It's possible I have a martyr complex," he offers.
Scully looks openly surprised. "Oh?"
"It's also possible that when it comes to your health, you have the common sense of a doorknob."
She starts to look indignant, and then her face softens. "Yes," she says. "That could be possible."