Spoilers: End of series
Characters: Al-centric, with a side dish of Roy, Izumi and Winry
Dedication: To stickmarionette because she is awesome and talented and prolific and I always like to return a favour. ^___^
Al, and his journey between being Alphonse Elric, and becoming the shadow of the Fullmetal Alchemist.
(Sometimes people forget that, in his own way, Alphonse Elric is a genius too...)