Characters: Arthur, Merlin
Summary: Arthur and Merlin both have deeply personal secrets to reveal
Word Count: 100
Prompt: 296 Revelation
Author's Notes: None
When he finally, finally gets it, the revelation knocks Merlin to his knees: Arthur isn't angry or frightened— he's radiant with delight!
"Merlin, I know. I know! I've been waiting for you to trust me enough to reveal your secret. Only then could I let myself love you completely."
Merlin's joy bursts upwards to the stars, to high heaven. Rising, he stands tall, enveloping them both in glorious, jubilant magic.
He reaches out, with one simple gesture giving Arthur his trembling hand and his entire future. Merlin's heart isn't his to give away; it has belonged to Arthur for years.