Setting: Fullmetal Alchemist, mangaverse, post-series, yet plotted out way last year. Hence is now AU on significant plot points.
Characters: Roy/Ed (UST and subtext), Havoc/Rebecca, Al, Hawkeye, ensemble.
Warnings: R for sweary mouths
Word count: 8113
Summary: a year on from the Promised Day. As Mustang's faction struggles for power with Hakuro's, the Amestrian Army is one gunshot away from a civil war. Now someone may have fired that shot.
Notes: Illustrated fic is illustrated (by me). enemytosleep has betaed both fic and illos wonderfully. I seriously couldn't have done it without her. A round of applause for her, please!
More notes: This is the final chapter! A sequel is in the works.
Chapter One: the Way to a Man's Heart
Chapter Two: What Would Maes Hughes Do?
Chapter Three: Too Much Information
Chapter Four: Sleeping Dogs
Chapter Five: The Buddy System
Chapter Six: Spare the Excuses
Chapter Seven: Go Time
Chapter Eight: Some Things Never Change
Chapter Nine: Interesting Times
Bonus omake fun! Ask the characters any question in this thread, and, channelled by me, they will answer it.