Characters: Mustang, Hawkeye, Ed, Al.
Warnings: Angst, tragedy.
Summary: Sometimes, the needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few. Sometimes, it takes a tragedy to realize your destiny.
Here's chapter 4: Roy strode forward, trying not to stumble too much. He imagined that he could feel Hawkeye’s eyes on his back and no matter how much his head hurt or how dizzy and nauseated the blow had made him, he could not let her see him fall. Not after what she had sacrificed to keep him standing.