Type: Post-first anime AU plotfic, featuring alchemical time travel and a ten-year-old Roy Mustang.
Warnings: Language and hints of one of Roy Mustang's past love affairs.
Summary: The State Alchemists were disbanded years ago. The homunculi have been destroyed. Amestris is finally enjoying some peace--until one of Brigadier General Roy Mustang's old flames brings him evidence that someone is tampering with powers that could tear him and his world apart.
In another version of history, Maes Hughes is a Central City police detective, with a very strange case on his hands.
Author's Notes: Yow--it's been almost two years since I posted Part Nine. To everyone who wrote and asked whether I was going to finish this--thank you, I needed the encouragement/prodding! All commentary, critiques, and suggestions are welcome!
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