has used lyrics as song titles for, oh, it looks about a hundred-million-jillion fics
I bet I'd only done it, what, twice?
Okay, wow. Way more than two.
---> Whoops, missed one, and it was the first one I recalled, too. Hey You
(Pink Floyd, Hey You
, Percy in a Death Eater run Ministry, unwilling to face he's on the wrong the side. Percy, Ron/Draco, Beg Me For It series.)A Little Night Music
(Steven Sondheim, Send In The Clowns
, for the "aren't we a pair?" irony of this HP Hermione/Rita drabble--though the tune doesn't fit at all. :D)Hotel California
(Eagles, Hotel California
, captured the steamy sleaze of sex in a boat. SG-1, Jack/Daniel)Liar's Chair
(Johnny Cash, Hurt
, for the heaviest John!whumping I've ever done, as an injured John hallucinates a cruel version of himself. SGA Gen, John.)Pastoral Symphony
(Beethoven, Pastoral Symphony
, a happy Rodney in his underwear conducting a clock. SGA, John/Rodney)Rising Sun
(Animals, House of the Rising Sun
, for the only NC-17 het fic I've ever written, where Harry unintentionally ruins Cho Chang's reputation. Does that link work? HP, Harry/Cho)Silent Night
(Acoustic guitar version of the popular carol, Chet Atkin's sweet and simple version of Silent Night
, when John is given an Ud--alien string instrument--and the team camps out under the stars. SGA, team fic, John/Rodney)The Stars Look Very Different Today
(David Bowie, Space Oddity
, death!fic to a song of dying in the glory of space without regrets. SGA, Gen, John and Rodney)
We do this, don't we?
Space Oddity, by the way, is likely the greatest song ever written, IMNSHO.