Premise: FMA Divergent AU where, among other things, it was Ed that ended up bound to a suit of armor by his brother, Alphonse, when their attempt to resurrect their mother recoiled and went horribly wrong. Their lives have been forever changed since that fateful night.
This story picks up three years later: approximately two years after Alphonse Elric became the State-Certified "Full-Metal Alchemist," making the brothers 13 and 14.
Characters: Armor!Ed, Automail!Al, and many more to come!
Genre: AU, humor, angst
Length of this Chapter: 5,330
Chapter 1 + Art
Chapter 2 + Art
Chapter 3 + Art
Chapter 4 + Art
"... Over the next thirty grueling minutes, the Rockbell women worked to lay the foundations of what would become Alphonse's automail. All the while, Al had admirably managed to tolerate his fate, and was trying his best to keep his eyes squeezed shut as he forced himself to imagine whatever things he could that were furthest removed from there harsh reality that was taking place around him. Kittens were top among the contenders ..."