Title: An Inconvenient Season
, Part 3Fandom:
FMA (manga version)Character(s):
Ed, Winry and a special guest villainPairing(s):
~3200 (for this part; ~8900 overall thus far)Rating:
PG-13 (for language and violence)Warnings:
None, as long as you've kept up with Viz's English translation. Takes place in an imagined future seven years after the end of the series.A/N:
Part three of a novella I drafted as an entry in the 2008 Ed/Winry Fire and Ice Challenge
, but was unable to complete in time. (Part 1 may be found here
and part 2 here
.) Previously on An Inconvenient Season
, a thuggish individual broke into the West City automail clinic where Winry was working alone; Ed, noticing something amiss as he came to pick her up, has just charged to her rescue. Concrit welcomed with pitons and nylon rope to haul everyone up off that cliff where they've been dangling. Crossposted from nebroadwe
to Höllenbeck (i.e. hagaren_manga
For my father, who advised me that villains never fight fair.
"What do you want?" Ed asked again.
The other man's mocking geniality sharpened into bloodthirsty anticipation. "You," he said. "Dead."