Pairing(s): John/OFC, John/Sherlock pre-slash
Word Count: ~8,000 (total)
Warnings: Identity confusion, genderplay, some angst. WIP.
Summary:dis·place·ment [dis-pleys-muhnt]: Psychoanalysis. the transfer of an emotion from its original focus to another object, person, or situation.
Author's Note: Extra thanks to roseredhoofbeats and emmadelosnardos for the beta and the hand-holding. Also thanks to suchanadorer who wrote the fantastic "What He Likes" and triggered this whole thing in my head. First in the series Defence Mechanisms.
Read at AO3.