Chapter Title: Why?
Pairing(s): Edward Elric/Envy; nods to Roy Mustang/Alphonse Elric and Edward Elric/Alfons Heiderich; one-sided/platonic Russell Tringham/Edward Elric
Beta: No one, yet.
Rating: NC-17, this chapter. NC-17, overall.
Genre: Angst, Romance.
Warnings: Post anime, more or less consistent with movie canon, violence, gore.
Feedback: Very welcome, please!
Word Count: +/- 2 050.
Summary: This is not what they need. This is not what they want. This is what they have, to build up something from ashes of their dreams.
Author's Notes: Finally some proper EdEnvy! I sure took my sweet time with this, didn't I?
Previous Chapters: [ Types of People | The Other Side of Maybe | King of Pain | Like the Wings of a Butterfly ]
( “It’s okay,” The brat said, resting in an almost snuggly way against him, “I couldn’t do it either.” )