January, 21st, the day that Merthur officially became canon but it’s always been canon!!! Well I think you need both sides of it. And to be fair, we did, very genuinely, think of the episode as a love story between two men. Which is what I think it is. K: But you can’t deny that Merlin and Arthur do love each other?J: No, absolutely. he’s dying… and the man he loves is dying, so he’s holding him. I d-
Merlin and Arthur's complicated relationship. Though I am the same way, unless you are my future husband you better not touch the merchandise. None of it. Not even my shoulder, or back. No, nope nopity nope nope.