Fandom: Avengers (2012), Thor (2011)
Pairing: Gen, Clint Barton/Phil Coulson
Summary: Inspired by the Norse myth of Nari and Vali.
Why?: Any fic where the Villain tries to protect the hero deserves a look. Also features papa Loki, goat pulled chariots, and reincarnation. The author manages to capture the characters voices even in unusual situations.