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Visitant by Melancholy's Child reviews
Christine believes she is content to perform the streets of Paris with her father. But when a reclusive maestro sets his attention upon her, her whole perception of what it means to be truly alive will crumble. Historical vampire AU, E/C, rated M for eventual smut and violence.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 88,703 - Reviews: 482 - Favs: 173 - Follows: 241 - Updated: 12/31/2021 - Published: 2/10/2019 - Erik, Christine, Persian/Daroga
Battered Dove by Batty Dings reviews
A contract killer's world is thrown into disarray when a broken woman inserts herself into his life. *A dark tale about addiction COMPLETE
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 31 - Words: 86,903 - Reviews: 181 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 7/26/2021 - Published: 11/28/2020 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Chipped by Quiet2885 reviews
She made a terrible, stupid decision because she felt trapped, forced into a new life she didn't understand. But he's even more trapped than she is. A stroke of violent luck and then they're on their way. They'll escape this mess or die trying. Mostly suspense and romance with a light touch of sci-fi. Complete.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Suspense/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 113,356 - Reviews: 656 - Favs: 135 - Follows: 134 - Updated: 6/28/2021 - Published: 11/9/2020 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Diamond Girls by StakeMeSpike04 reviews
After leaving Iran running for his life, Erik has no choice but to turn to the U.S. for clemency. The FBI is willing to offer it, under one condition: Erik, and Nadir, must uncover the latest threat to national security. And the epicenter of this threat is located at none other than Cartier, the conservatory Christine Daae attends in Washington DC. E/C.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 69,162 - Reviews: 76 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 4/3/2021 - Published: 2/14/2017 - Erik, Christine, Raoul, Persian/Daroga
The Poisoner by Batty Dings reviews
Resentment will make monsters of us all. *Leroux-compliant one-shot
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,849 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 7 - Published: 2/17/2021 - Erik, Christine - Complete
The Caged Canary by Batty Dings reviews
Following the death of her father, Christine Daaé relocates to New York City and quickly finds herself in the middle of the intoxicating world of speakeasies. In this scene money talks, music roars and murder lurks just around the corner. Historical AU set in 1927 Manhattan. Kay/Leroux inspired. E/C COMPLETE
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 41 - Words: 122,269 - Reviews: 247 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 61 - Updated: 1/28/2021 - Published: 8/25/2020 - [Erik, Christine] Madame Giry, Persian/Daroga - Complete
The New Marguerite by lks358 reviews
In the wake of the 1892 fire at the Metropolitan Opera, an arrangement born of practicality and ambition may become far more than Erik or Christine expected. E/C.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 73,243 - Reviews: 179 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 71 - Updated: 5/9/2020 - Published: 1/18/2020 - Erik, Christine - Complete
D'amor sull'ali rosee by SirensLullaby24 reviews
Christine has never been good with navigating through the French capital and when she gets caught up in a dangerous situation, there's only one who could save her. But love, as all things in life, has its price.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 26 - Words: 39,018 - Reviews: 53 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 4/6/2020 - Published: 6/20/2019 - [Christine, Erik] Raoul, Persian/Daroga - Complete
Teach Me To Live by donttouchthefigs reviews
They had not fallen in love so much as tumbled straight down the stairs of affection into passion, and here they were at the bottom, smarting from the landing. He had claimed to love her and had promised to give her all she wanted of him if only she'd let him love her from afar. She didn't want that. She wanted him to love with her, near her. Modern AU
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 29 - Words: 195,541 - Reviews: 370 - Favs: 260 - Follows: 203 - Updated: 3/28/2020 - Published: 12/22/2018 - Erik, Christine, Meg Giry, Persian/Daroga - Complete
Nightingale by lks358 reviews
As Christine enters her junior year of college, an unlikely encounter and a surprising offer are the last things she expects. The last thing that Erik expects is for her to accept. Modern day, E/C.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 38 - Words: 136,278 - Reviews: 241 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 106 - Updated: 11/23/2019 - Published: 3/2/2019 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Soft Place to Fall by LittleLongHairedOutlaw reviews
In the summer of 1884, Christine Daaé leaves New Orleans for Wyoming, to marry Erik, a man she knows only through letters. Together they must navigate the waters of a relationship with a stranger, while the town of Contention lives up to its troubled name.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Western - Chapters: 20 - Words: 53,602 - Reviews: 297 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 8/2/2019 - Published: 3/9/2019 - [Christine, Erik] Persian/Daroga, Philippe - Complete
The Pianist by sodacreamorange reviews
A strange man walks into Christine's life, inviting her out of her old routine and into a world of music. Modern AU. E/C
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 46,747 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 12/23/2018 - Published: 11/23/2018 - [Erik, Christine] Raoul, Meg Giry - Complete
Beneath the Shadows by Melancholy's Child reviews
In the 1880s, Christine and her father move to Paris for a fresh beginning that is not as joyful as it first seems. When the truth of her new circumstances starts to unravel, only one man can help her. E/C. Kay/ALW-verse. Will eventually be rated M. COMPLETED.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 28 - Words: 135,908 - Reviews: 729 - Favs: 373 - Follows: 261 - Updated: 11/21/2018 - Published: 10/9/2017 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Second Chances Incorporated by Quiet2885 reviews
Life can be painful and cruel and unfair, sometimes to the point where death seems like the only option. Until now. Let Second Chances Incorporated give you a second chance. Modern AU. Light sci-fi. Second Chances Incorporated. If only it were really that simple…Complete except for possible epilogue.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 52 - Words: 247,639 - Reviews: 1235 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 168 - Updated: 11/13/2018 - Published: 9/5/2016 - Erik, Christine, Persian/Daroga, OC - Complete
Binary by Soignante reviews
The Internet; the anonymous medium. What better mask for a reclusive genius? Will a certain gifted barista draw him out of hiding? Erik/Christine. Updated and Complete (cover art by Ilustrariane)
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 43 - Words: 90,033 - Reviews: 1687 - Favs: 810 - Follows: 216 - Updated: 8/3/2018 - Published: 2/28/2006 - Erik, Christine, Meg Giry, Persian/Daroga - Complete
Good Girl by eriksangel12 reviews
His Christine is such a good girl, and he will make sure she knows it. Modern. Dom!Erik. Rated M.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,195 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 28 - Published: 5/7/2018 - Erik, Christine - Complete
The Living Wife by MlleBree reviews
A scorpion and a grasshopper. A choice. One moment in time can change the course of life. Can Christine learn to love? Can Erik learn empathy? Can either of them ever forgive themselves or each other? Tuesday/Thursday.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 29 - Words: 65,574 - Reviews: 232 - Favs: 138 - Follows: 99 - Updated: 4/24/2018 - Published: 1/16/2018 - [Erik, Christine] Raoul, Persian/Daroga - Complete
A Motley Fool by Phantom Night Owl reviews
Deformed boy meets cynical girl. Not exactly love at first sight, but no one ever said that the road to happiness didn't conceal a few sharp stones. A modern tale of second chances. A story of friends, lovers and music, with a little of the Bard thrown in for good measure.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 25 - Words: 189,324 - Reviews: 188 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 40 - Updated: 3/8/2018 - Published: 10/16/2017 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Friends by Quiet2885 reviews
Four months after the horror, Christine returns. Kind of. Short modern holiday AU phic. Lots of angsty E/Cness with a cup of fluff and a teaspoon of humor. Complete!
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,741 - Reviews: 197 - Favs: 133 - Follows: 69 - Updated: 12/6/2017 - Published: 11/20/2017 - Complete
Moonlight Serenade by AliceHeart247 reviews
1940s AU. A young woman moves to New York to escape the growing war and start her life over in a jazz cafe. Instead she finds herself wrapped up in the struggles of a suffering man and the controlling love of an old friend. Will she be able to choose where her life should go, or will she lose it all in heartbreak? E/C with some R/C
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 35 - Words: 120,358 - Reviews: 127 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 8/7/2017 - Published: 3/24/2017 - Erik, Christine, Raoul - Complete
The Choices that Define Us by Melancholy's Child reviews
Immediately after the musical, Christine struggles with moving on. When she finally decides to start making choices for herself, her life and that of her Opera Ghost will collide once again. Post-canon. E/C. Sloooow burn. Eventually, will be rated M. COMPLETE.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 26 - Words: 136,843 - Reviews: 510 - Favs: 410 - Follows: 217 - Updated: 7/28/2017 - Published: 1/21/2017 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Come to Me by Angel of Mystery-145 reviews
COMPLETE - 19th century– "Listen well, for the tale I will tell you is quite shocking but true, a tale beyond your wildest imagination...Take care not to consider it lightly, for it is a dark tale of a forbidden love, tragic and fantastic, obsessive and wild..." A gothic retelling of PotO with a Wuthering Heights feel ...E/C
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 84 - Words: 428,865 - Reviews: 1745 - Favs: 529 - Follows: 410 - Updated: 3/3/2017 - Published: 3/12/2011 - Erik, Christine, Meg Giry, Madame Giry - Complete
Ten Months Previously by Broken-Vow reviews
There was nothing left to her but questions and a short note. How could she ever be satisfied with that?
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 141,607 - Reviews: 385 - Favs: 180 - Follows: 104 - Updated: 12/16/2016 - Published: 5/27/2016 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Chandelier by Melancholy's Child reviews
Modern Day fic. Christine is interning in Paris when she stumbles behind a trap door and enters a masked man's underground domain. But this Christine is older, bolder, and haunted by scars of her own. Please see warnings. AWL-based with a bit of Kay. EC. COMPLETE.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 39 - Words: 189,947 - Reviews: 652 - Favs: 267 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 11/12/2016 - Published: 6/11/2016 - Erik, Christine
Accidentals by Arianna083 reviews
Accidentals: Signs used in musical notation to alter notes. She hadn't meant for it to happen. Yet now that she's here, in his arms how can she possibly resist? (One-shot, modern, E/C)
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,158 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 14 - Published: 9/16/2016 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Radio Edit by madamequeso reviews
Modern AU. Christine is a lowly tech assistant at a recording studio, but a voice in the ceiling thinks she could be so much more.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 24 - Words: 56,360 - Reviews: 153 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 6/30/2016 - Published: 10/17/2013 - Erik, Christine, Raoul - Complete
Shadow Government by Quiet2885 reviews
Futuristic AU. Unemployment is high, the streets are violent, and the people are beginning to panic. Trapped in a cult-like community, Christine only knows that the Spirit keeps her safe from the madness on the inside and the outside. But when the son of a Senator reenters her life, she will discover just how much power the Spirit has over her—and the entire country. Complete.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Suspense/Romance - Chapters: 41 - Words: 217,828 - Reviews: 1083 - Favs: 358 - Follows: 193 - Updated: 8/18/2015 - Published: 2/24/2013 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Ghost Light by Phantom Night Owl reviews
Erik Reauchard travels to a small town in the U.S. to search for a killer, and finds Christine Daae instead. When dangerous forces coalesce around them, can he keep her safe? Modern. Leroux's Erik, but with hints of Kay and ALW.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 33 - Words: 101,490 - Reviews: 227 - Favs: 135 - Follows: 65 - Updated: 7/25/2015 - Published: 8/27/2012 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Redemption by Broken-Vow reviews
The opportunities for growth always came at a painful cost. Anathema sequel.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 97,391 - Reviews: 246 - Favs: 134 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 5/23/2015 - Published: 11/22/2014 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Accompaniment by Quiet2885 reviews
Supernatural. Modern. It's been with him since birth. Always slithering in his veins and mind…in every horrific decision he's made and every action he's taken. Yet just as he's determined to be free of it, she comes along. And perhaps then there was no saving either of them. Because what chance did a fragile girl and an unhinged deformed man have against pure evil? COMPLETE
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Romance - Chapters: 44 - Words: 222,911 - Reviews: 957 - Favs: 289 - Follows: 184 - Updated: 4/20/2015 - Published: 1/18/2014 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Hope by Arianna083 reviews
Sometimes the biggest distance we must breach is within our own hearts. For Christine, this is more than a leap of faith...and she is determined that should they fall, they will fall together. (E/C)
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,603 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 11 - Published: 4/9/2015 - Christine, Erik - Complete
If I Could Fly by jlgrant reviews
Time heals, but the heart does not forget. A bond forged in shadow strives for life in the light. ExC story. Complete.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 33 - Words: 157,194 - Reviews: 582 - Favs: 239 - Follows: 184 - Updated: 11/25/2014 - Published: 10/24/2008 - Erik, Christine - Complete
A Thief in the Night by Phantom Night Owl reviews
Christine Daae is a girl poised on the cusp of womanhood, when a stranger moves into the house next door and her life is changed forever.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 43 - Words: 298,928 - Reviews: 492 - Favs: 393 - Follows: 164 - Updated: 2/8/2014 - Published: 4/13/2013 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Martyr by Quiet2885 reviews
Modern. With her father ill and her husband severely injured in a car accident, Christine desperately turns to a darker source for hope. Once she begins to discover a new side to herself, there is no turning back. And, by the time she quits lying to herself, an inevitably tragic choice awaits her. Rewritten and completed as of December 2013.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 120,475 - Reviews: 665 - Favs: 241 - Follows: 120 - Updated: 12/22/2013 - Published: 4/26/2009 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Anathema by Broken-Vow reviews
Through heartbreak and trial, Christine must learn to trust and grow under the guidance of a sinister and deadly guardian.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Horror - Chapters: 46 - Words: 193,075 - Reviews: 1007 - Favs: 538 - Follows: 233 - Updated: 2/1/2013 - Published: 4/20/2012 - Christine, Erik - Complete
The Oligarchy by Broken-Vow reviews
With a corrupt government tightening its grip, Christine comes to realize that she might just be the key to it all. AU.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 56,088 - Reviews: 236 - Favs: 104 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 1/1/2010 - Published: 6/19/2009 - Erik, Christine - Complete
See the Music by Arcelia reviews
It's been a while since Christine's gone to a wedding, after a horrific past experience that resulted in her rape by her drunken husband. Years later, the past seems set to repeat itself - till a stranger intervenes. EC, AU, two-shot. The promised fluff.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,867 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 12/27/2009 - Published: 6/19/2009 - Christine, Erik - Complete
Amongst the Living by Quiet2885 reviews
Vignettes that follow "When All is Lost." Now that the battle is over, lives must slowly be reclaimed. Complete.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 28 - Words: 121,215 - Reviews: 714 - Favs: 287 - Follows: 84 - Updated: 8/17/2009 - Published: 1/15/2008 - Erik, Christine - Complete
We'll Share Paradise by Broken-Vow reviews
Erik is not a charitable man, and he will have what is his.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 76,228 - Reviews: 572 - Favs: 376 - Follows: 143 - Updated: 4/12/2009 - Published: 6/27/2008 - Erik, Christine - Complete
When All is Lost by Quiet2885 reviews
Modern. Will a deformed man's desire for revenge destroy the future of a young couple? Or were all three fated to begin this dark journey and face the evils of the past? A story of the struggle between hatred and love, vengeance and redemption. COMPLETE.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 74 - Words: 306,625 - Reviews: 2425 - Favs: 744 - Follows: 240 - Updated: 12/30/2007 - Published: 5/16/2006 - Erik, Christine - Complete
The Innocent by The Grasshopper reviews
COMPLETED. A dark, modern retelling of the original tale. **SEE AUTHOR'S NOTE FOR UPDATE (4/2019)
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Horror/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 57,970 - Reviews: 666 - Favs: 438 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 12/26/2007 - Published: 11/4/2003 - Erik, Christine, Raoul, Persian/Daroga - Complete
Midnight Stirs the Memory by Busanda reviews
Christine’s attendance at her first bal masque, a year before the “strange events of the Phantom of the Opera,” results in curious encounters, as her “Angel of Music” becomes her guardian angel for the night and something far more unbelievable—a man.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 29,489 - Reviews: 189 - Favs: 294 - Follows: 80 - Updated: 10/19/2007 - Published: 9/6/2007 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Idle Recollections on a Red Death by Kittie Darkhart reviews
She dreamt in red. The heavy scarlet colour no less condemning by its own nature possessed her, haunting her until all reason evaded her – the only solace found within one already dead as his skeletal hand clasped hers in the growing darkness.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,539 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 11 - Published: 12/13/2006 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Fraternité by Gondolier reviews
Something sinister is stalking Christine, and only one man can save her. As they uncover deadly secrets taken to the grave, they find that the greatest mystery of all is the human heart. A tale of intrigue, love, and redemption.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Drama - Chapters: 42 - Words: 271,539 - Reviews: 1106 - Favs: 820 - Follows: 252 - Updated: 8/27/2006 - Published: 1/27/2005 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Phantom:A Romantic's Retelling by Soignante reviews
Completely complete. A retelling of the Phantom's story designed to satisfy the most tender, Romantic heart. EC, novellength.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 73 - Words: 105,849 - Reviews: 646 - Favs: 508 - Follows: 128 - Updated: 6/12/2006 - Published: 11/8/2005 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Of Threnodies and Roses by Quiet2885 reviews
Modern Retelling. Leroux Undertones. He began as an Angel that came to her one frightening night. As Christine is slowly swept up into a dangerous and passionate obsession, will she survive his dark world...and even darker past? COMPLETE
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Romance - Chapters: 42 - Words: 140,173 - Reviews: 1095 - Favs: 565 - Follows: 165 - Updated: 5/12/2006 - Published: 8/2/2005 - Erik, Christine - Complete
The Girl Next Door by Kat097 reviews
Modern day fic. He lives in apartment 5a and he's trying to forget. She lives in apartment 5b and she's trying to start a new life. Two people, two stories and one way forward. EC.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 40 - Words: 144,041 - Reviews: 1948 - Favs: 675 - Follows: 187 - Updated: 3/22/2006 - Published: 11/13/2005 - Christine, Erik - Complete
One Day in the Light by Quiet2885 reviews
One week before the events of Hannibal, Erik is given one day in the light with his Angel. One day as a normal man. What will be revealed? What must he give in return? ALW Stage and Kay based. Complete!
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 6 - Words: 15,466 - Reviews: 139 - Favs: 212 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 6/25/2005 - Published: 6/18/2005 - Erik, Christine - Complete
A Winter's Decision by Quiet2885 reviews
Right before Don Juan, Christine decides to disappear for a while, not wanting to betray her Angel or become his prisoner. As this sets into motion a long chain of events, is it possible for our three main characters to ever find peace? EC. COMPLETE
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 59,851 - Reviews: 555 - Favs: 278 - Follows: 70 - Updated: 4/19/2005 - Published: 2/16/2005 - Erik, Christine - Complete
Sweet Music's Throne by Quiet2885 reviews
What if Christine had not sung at the Paris Opera House as a teenager and was engaged to Raoul before ever meeting Erik? Perhaps she will appreciate her angel more after a taste of life without song. EC COMPLETED
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 50,149 - Reviews: 620 - Favs: 283 - Follows: 72 - Updated: 2/10/2005 - Published: 1/4/2005 - Erik, Christine - Complete