None of the people from the Criminal Minds universe belong to me. I only play with them somewhat ungently, and put them back when I'm done.Rating
: FRT (no gore, lots and lots and lots of angst.)Genre:
: Future!Fic, so everything up to 5x19, basically. Explicitly for 4.25/25-5.09, AKA the Foyet Arc.Characters
: Spencer Reid, Jennifer Jareau, David Rossi, Jack Hotchner, an OFC, Aaron Hotchner Notes
: a) Title from an old sportcasting joke, that I attribute to Keith Olbermann.
b) Sequel to "That Sword Nor Spear"
and "Unholy Geometry"
. Yes, I know, it took a while. Mea maxima culpa.
c) Because fabrisse
, after the last story, suggested that it "sounds like they need a pattern reader."
Subtlest translation I've seen of "Needs Moar Reid." And she was right. Summary
: While Hotch is in St. Elizabeth's, his loved ones struggle with the fallout. And an old friend comes to visit. But he may not be the only one.
( When he was saying nothing, talking seemed like the solution. When he started talking, you found out the problem was worse then you thought. )