remember when cosette said she was leaving to england and marius was like “what. what the. no. no you’re not.” and cosette was like “well!!! just come with us” and marius just “what is wrong with you. what are you…
AU where Marius is singing empty chairs at empty tables and the camera slowly pans over the cafe and you see that his chair is empty too. Marius did die at the barricades, but he but couldn’t understand what had happened to him, so his ghost wanders the streets of Paris looking for Cosette.
Cue tragic “On My Own” reprise.
- marius: had you been there today you might know how it feels to be struck to the bone in a moment of breathless delight
- enjolras: [looks into the camera like he's on the office]