"There is also the tradition of kissing under the mistletoe during Yule, sir." Talking to a comatose person is rather cathartic. Elena/Tseng.
'Tseng knew that he was useless...' In which Tseng blames himself too much and the world too little. Rufus/Tseng.
'Wear regret skin tight, dear 'master'. Hojo is a sadistic bastard, and Vincent gets enough material for nightmares for years to come. Just where did Chaos come from, anyway? Pre-game.
Ghosts shouldn't exist, but he isn't really a ghost. Just how did Vincent know about the triplets? Pre-AC, Sephiroth+Vincent.
'Reno had once said that Rufus had a way of talking that made every single word seem like a proposition.' In which Rufus is a manipulative bastard, and he discovers that he has a stalker. For the 2...
Cloud x Reno. After the Lifestream engulfs Meteor and Midgar is little more than ruins, Cloud finds a little comfort in the strangest of places.
Things change, and change isn't always wanted. (Advent Children)
NC-17, Reno/Cloud with voyeur!Elena. Mild angst. Sequel to 'Roulette Chips'. "If Reno was lying, he'd definitely have to come clean now."
When an assassination attempt cuts him off from his company, Rufus must depend upon a bitter, avaricious slum-dweller for his survival.
NC-17, Cloud x Reno. Thanks to Reno, Cloud's found a way to keep Shinra off of AVALANCHE's trail for a while. [Set during the Wutai sidequest]
[Some Advent Children spoilers if you know not of the characters!] NC-17, Kadaj/Rufus/Reno/Yazoo, and a bit of Loz/Rude (but not as you think!). Kadaj has a present for Rufus and the Turks when he ...
Yuffie has a problem and Vincent is the cause. So she does what she is the best at. She steals from him...
Cid, Tifa, and a day at the chocobo races. For Het Challenge 2006.
For Yaoi Challenge 2006: Advent Children AU. Pre-Nibelheim, Sephiroth discovers that there are others like him in ShinRa's labs. He does something about it.
Is the world a flawed paradise or a glorified slum? That depends on where you're looking from.