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Author has written 6 stories for Downton Abbey.

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Lost Time by ARCurren reviews
The story of a free spirit who was asked to give up the man she loved for a system she didn't believe in and what happened next. AU after 3x04.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 83 - Words: 274,903 - Reviews: 1267 - Favs: 225 - Follows: 317 - Updated: 4/10 - Published: 1/4/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson
A Life Well Lived by Mosteyn reviews
Formerly Behind Closed Doors - A series of scenes and events that take place throughout Tom and Sybil's marriage. Post WWI AU. Chapter 14 - Devon, April, 1923 Part II
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 49,482 - Reviews: 123 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 83 - Updated: 4/7 - Published: 7/28/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson
Home by wslowry reviews
The lives of Tom and Sybil Branson, both in Dublin and Yorkshire, as told through an anthology of stories. Proudly AU from 3x05 onward. Now up: Chapter 20, "Out of the Dark, Part II," October 1925. The Bransons keep vigil at their son's bedside, and are soon thrust into an unfamiliar world.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 20 - Words: 152,013 - Reviews: 211 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 84 - Updated: 3/2 - Published: 11/16/2012 - T. Branson, Sybil C.
Darkness by repmetsyrrah reviews
S/T AU. Shortly after returning to Ireland from Edith's failed wedding, Tom is left permanently blind in an accident. Forced to return to Downton, the Bransons face their new reality together.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 22,983 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 12/25/2013 - Published: 4/24/2013 - Sybil C., T. Branson
Couldn't Love You More by Black Hawk reviews
She very rarely glimpsed the brightness in his eyes or the quirk of his lips that used to be his staple. The boy was gone. Forever. And that broke her heart almost as much as the whimsy in his face did now.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,398 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/13/2013 - E. Hughes, T. Branson, Sybbie B. - Complete
Go the Distance by The Yankee Countess reviews
Modern Sybil/Tom story inspired by and in honor of Allen Leech's participation in the 2013 London Marathon. Tom trains for his first marathon, while Sybil and their children show all their love and support for the man who will always be first place in their hearts. Sweet Branson Family fluff that will hopefully inspire you!
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,811 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/17/2013 - Sybil C., T. Branson - Complete
When a Good Woman Goes to War by piperholmes reviews
With a firm resolve, Cora rose from her vanity and pulled on her dressing gown and slippers. As armor went, it wasn't very protective, but rather strategic. After all, this wasn't about her, it was about her baby. Cora/Robert, Cora/Tom, S/T.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,541 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 11/4/2012 - Published: 10/28/2012 - Cora C. - Complete
I say farewell to my lost love by lilabut reviews
A series of Sybil/Tom centric drabbles of all kind. Happy, angsty, modern AU. Naturally, spoilers for all of series 3.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 3,032 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 10/21/2012 - Published: 10/20/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson
It Was There, By the Sea by wslowry reviews
Warning: Spoilers for 3x05. Tom remains at Downton, coping with his loss two months later. A failed game of billiards with his brother-in-law sends him on a journey of reflection through the house. Contains angst, an appropriate amount of humor, and a healthy dose of romance. Rated M for safety.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,139 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/21/2012 - T. Branson, Sybil C. - Complete
What's Left by nut-tree reviews
Ficlet, Spoilers for series 3. Tom is unable to comprehend the loss of his darling girl.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 391 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/19/2012 - T. Branson, Sybil C. - Complete
A Tale of Two Sisters by Veringue reviews
3x05 spoilers. "There are three little girls sitting on the white steps of the temple ruins. There are three pairs of feet in polished shoes, three sets of ten fingers, and three different souls. Two of them have hair as dark as night. The other is different." Mary and Sybil throughout the years, twenty-four years of darling Sybil's company, and the final chapter to their story.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,223 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/18/2012 - Mary C., Sybil C. - Complete
A Mother's Love by miss Kittyplank reviews
How can she can celebrate in the face of such tragedy? *Warning: Character Death*
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,295 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/14/2012 - Mary C., Cora C. - Complete
His Daughter by SummerRed reviews
It was just the two of them now. Spoilers for episode 3.05.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,269 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/14/2012 - T. Branson, Sybil C. - Complete
White Birds by lilabut reviews
"Were we only white birds, my beloved, buoyed out on the foam of the sea." - A tragic incident forces Sybil and Tom to return to Downton, but they soon realize that safety is not all that makes one feel secure.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 80,239 - Reviews: 94 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 10/5/2012 - Published: 5/18/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson - Complete
So Close by piperholmes reviews
"Tom turned from his dinner plate to see a ridiculously over-sized silver tray baring a small folded piece of paper nearly shoved under his nose. For a moment he could only stare at it, his breathing deepening as his stomach tightened." Yes, inspired sorta by THAT moment in the trailer.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,419 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 8 - Published: 9/10/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson - Complete
First by sakurasencha reviews
Sybil and Branson learn that beginnings must always be preceded by endings. A S3 speculation fic based on the ITV promo.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,473 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/9/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson - Complete
Just Not Cricket by Mosteyn reviews
Based on a S3 spoiler : Robert is having trouble making up a team for the annual cricket match, Sybil goes on strike, Branson is discovered to have hidden talents and someone gets very competitive...
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,193 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/5/2012 - Complete
He Looked On And Remembered by Cevatu reviews
Just a small one shot. Branson's perspective. His thoughts on his wedding day and his wife the morning after the happy event. Branson/Sybil fic.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,918 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/15/2012 - T. Branson, Sybil C. - Complete
Still by piperholmes reviews
"Her heart began to beat quickly, a shiver, a thrill of excitement, all rushing through her as his lips pressed more fully to hers. She reveled in the pleasure of how easily they fit together as they lazily sought each other." Yes, based off THAT kiss. WARNING: Series 3 spoiler speculation.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,970 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 5 - Published: 8/13/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson - Complete
First Breath by piperholmes reviews
She watched as her husband laid eyes on his son, watched as his mouth opened slightly in awe, watched as his free hand moved to hover protectively over the tiny child and finally tentatively stroke a ruddy cheek with his finger. A family moment.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,211 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 4 - Published: 5/24/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson - Complete
Silence in the Library by piperholmes reviews
The awkward silence extended endlessly between the two men, punctuated by the occasional mewling of the infant in Branson's arm. Lord Grantham has to face what he's tried to ignore: Sybil and Tom. Winner of two Highclere Awards: Best Oneshot and Best Characterization, Robert.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,090 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 9 - Published: 5/12/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson - Complete
both alike in dignity by thelastcountess reviews
"He sees her for the first time in the narrow hallway at Jeremy Keeler's birthday party." Modern AU.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 23 - Words: 78,199 - Reviews: 489 - Favs: 229 - Follows: 167 - Updated: 4/8/2012 - Published: 12/13/2011 - Sybil C., T. Branson - Complete
Winter Rain by fictionalheart reviews
A series of one-shots on the life of the Bransons as they face a series of challenges in Dublin, beginning in January of 1920. Canon up until and including the Christmas Special.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 4 - Words: 10,987 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 3/25/2012 - Published: 1/11/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson
Denouement by lilabut reviews
Edith watches her family grow, split and fall apart. AU for season 3
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,877 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/30/2012 - Edith C., Sybil C. - Complete
The Sun is Gonna Shine by monroeslittle reviews
"But whatever the reason, if you are pregnant, would it be so bad?" post-Mockingjay.
Hunger Games - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 12,267 - Reviews: 295 - Favs: 1,601 - Follows: 144 - Published: 1/24/2012 - Peeta M., Katniss E. - Complete
Thicker Than Water by thebarefootflapper reviews
"He'd cradled her in his arms and whispered that, although he couldn't promise her the world, she would most certainly grow up to change it. Now she has grown up, and the day has come at last when he has to let her go" - Tom Branson muses upon fatherhood.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,761 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 20 - Published: 1/14/2012 - T. Branson, Sybil C. - Complete
The madness that is Lady Sybil by SummerSeven reviews
Filling in the gaps between 2.07 and 2.08. Alternating POV. A bit of Sybil/Branson angsty fluff. Got to love angst.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 5,269 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 1/5/2012 - Published: 1/1/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson - Complete
Come With Me, Go Places by littlelindentree reviews
What surprised Sybil most was how easy her family made it, in the end. Sybil/Branson, AU after 2x05.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 16,600 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 60 - Updated: 12/30/2011 - Published: 10/30/2011 - Sybil C., T. Branson
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Say You Will Save Me reviews
This is from an idea thrown about on tumblr yesterday that in my impatience in waiting for someone else to write, I had a go at myself. AU. Tom and Sybil are not caught prior to their elopement - how do both they and the family react to their sudden marriage, undertaken with such secrecy? Excuse the slightly indulgent title - bit snappier than my usual!
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 757 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 24 - Updated: 3/8 - Published: 1/26/2013 - Sybil C., T. Branson
I'll Keep You Warm reviews
Modern AU, so something a bit different from me Snippets of Tom and Sybil's life together - likely pretty fluffy! Massively out of order with the timeline I intended but I will sort that later! Hope you like it. LP. x P.S. When selecting the characters I nearly got 'S.O'Brien' by accident - now that would be an unexpected story!
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,199 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 7/4/2013 - Published: 10/31/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson
Time Has Brought My Heart to You reviews
Set months after the Christmas Special. Sybil and Branson travel back to Downton as a married couple for the first time and realise how much their lives have changed. I haven't written in a while so please be kind but let me know what you think! LPx
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 36 - Words: 69,524 - Reviews: 245 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 163 - Updated: 7/4/2013 - Published: 1/8/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson
A Lover of the Light reviews
My Christmas fanfic contribution. AU from the 2011 CS. Was originally meant to be all Christmas themed, but now is their day to day life - AU but not modern day. Snippets of Sybil and Tom's early married life in Dublin. This is the lease inspiring summary ever! I'm ever so sorry! :P Just give it a try - for me! LP. x
Downton Abbey - Rated: K - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,570 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 1/19/2013 - Published: 12/27/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson
Not Alone Now My Love Is Near Me reviews
Spoilers for 3x05. Still very much a S/B story. Depending on how this goes down it may or may become more than a one-shot. Set during/after 3x05. I hope you enjoy it. LP. x
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,164 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 12/9/2012 - Published: 10/15/2012 - Sybil C., T. Branson
Unmade Plans reviews
*Contains very minimal S3 spoilers* A selection of snippets telling the same story. A personal tragedy allows Sybil to reconcile with and find comfort in her mother. An alternate S3 path to my other story.
Downton Abbey - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,322 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/2/2012 - Sybil C. - Complete