Arc: Against the Odds
Background: How would Ed & Al’s lives have unfolded if they’d lived in our world from birth? A try at the duo growing up in our time, whilst drawing some parallels with the original story (anime verse!)
Title: Without Reason
Summary: Taking up were we left off, we finally discover just what happened to Trisha and which part the brothers played in it. Ed & Al are 14 and 13 years old in the present – ages specified in flashbacks.
Rating: PG-13 for violencePairing: none
(“She’d always been the quiet type, but this… Those stupid pills messed her up. At first, she was only shutting her emotions off, or so you’d think, looking at her. She was always so gentle, and smiling. But after she started taking those things,” Ed shuddered. “It was like talking to a doll. And those were the good days.”)
Crossposted to fma_gen & fma_writers